2015 Chianti DOCG Tenuta Brunelli (Case - 6/75cl)
Tenuta Brunelli, based in Montalcino, make around a thousand cases of great value Chianti besides their excellent Brunellos. A blend of 90% Sangiovese with 5% each of the lesser known Canaiolo and Mammolo Varieties. The grapes are cut and pressed, then the fermentation process takes place. The grape peels and the must fermentation lasts about 20 days. Racked off its lees the wine is stored in containers in temperature controlled cellars, in order to help the malolactic fermentation following which it is aged several months in stainless steel tanks before bottling.
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