Monterinaldi - Purple Turtle, Toscana Rosso, Italy (2019)
Ruby red color of medium intensity with notes of wild blackberry and blueberry. It has a medium body, the typical acidity of Sangiovese and well integrated, silky tannins. The palate is crushed raspberries with a stony minerality wet soil. Aged in cement vats and stainless steel and a further 3 months in the bottle
The Castle of Monterinaldi, in the commune of Radda in Chianti, in the heart of the oldest historical area of the Chianti Classico, is situated near an ancient Etruscan route. Eighteen single Vineyards, 38 terroirs, 55 hectares planted to Sangiovese of different clones, Canaiolo, Colorino, Malvasia Nera, Petit Verdot, Syrah, Gamay, Merlot, Cabernet-Sauvignon, Cabernet-Franc, Malvasia Bianca, Trebbiano, Chardonnay.