Villa Antinori Chianti Classico Riserva is a deep ruby red in color and opens with aromas of red fruit and notes of balsamic and spice. The palate is ample and enveloping, soft in its tannins and velvety in texture. The finish and aftertaste are long and persistent.
bistecca alla Fiorentina, rack of lamb, and wild boar ragu with pappardelle
- 90% Sangiovsese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon
- The wine was aged in French and Hungarian oak barrels, where it completed malolactic fermentation.
- Fermentation began rapidly, and the period of skin contact lasted approximately 15 days with frequent pump-overs to extract soft, ripe tannins.