The Fonterutoli estate is located in the heart of the Chianti Classico DOC in Tuscany and has remained in the same family for 24 generations. The Mazzei family owns 117 hectares of vine, divided in 120 parcels all harvested by hand. Grapes are vinified and matured separately in order to add complexity to the wines.
Gran Selezione is the highest quality level within the historic Chianti Classico region. Intense and elegant with ripe red and black berry fruit, mocha and a touch of liqourice. Full bodied with fine tannins, a pleasant acidity and a rich, long finish. Awarded a Platinum Medal and won “Best Red Chianti” at Decanter Wine Awards 2017
Italian still red wine from Tuscany Italy made with Sangiovese, Malvasia Nera, Colorino and Merlot.
A remarkable combination of intensity and elegance, with red berry, blackberry and blackcurrant fruits, mocha, Morello cherry and a touch of liqourice alongside a muscular structure, fine tannins, balanced with pleasant acidity and a rich, long finish.- 95 pts Decanter Wine Awards 2017