The 2017 San Felice Chianti Classico offers scents of cherry, raspberry, and sweet violets. It's dry on the palate, showing subtle tannins and a fresh, crisp acidity. At its best when partnered with antipasti, full-flavored first courses and most red meats.
Varietal Composition: 80% Sangiovese, 10% Colorino, 10% Pugnitello
Appellation: Chianti Classico DOCG
Aging: 10-12 months in large Slavonia oak casks, followed by 2 months in bottle prior to release
89 Points - Vinous
San Felice's 2017 Chianti Classico is a very pretty and expressive wine in its peer group. Aromatic, layered and inviting, San Felice's Chianti Classico has a lot to offer. Crushed flowers, mint, sage and spice notes add gorgeous top notes to a core of dark Sangiovese fruit." -AG, Aug/2019