Fattoria Rodano is located in the heart of the Chianti Classico in the famed region of Castellina in Chianti. The original farm dates back from the Middle Ages. Its pristine vineyards spread to over 100 hectares is located at 200-300 meters above sea level. It is the perfect location to create classic, soulful Chianti Classico. The estate has been in the Pozzesi family since the 1950’s. Vittorio Pozzesi (the President of the Chianti Classico Consortium) and his son Enrico manage the winery, advised by winemaker Giulio Gambelli.
Bright aromas and flavors of raspberries and strawberries with racy and lean acidity is predominate. Moderate tannins and naturally high acidity gives this wine additional complexity and length. Surely the best Sangiovese in the region. This is a beautiful drinking wine – a purely delicious Sangiovese at a great price!!
The wine respects the tradition of Chianti Classico by aging the wine in large oak Botti. The result is wine with new world purity and old-world soul. The wine has a rich deep cherry, black fruit and fresh berry forward taste with deep wonderful structure and color. Luscious plum, cinnamon, wild strawberries with a ruddy cherry sweetness fill up this extra voluptuous and sultry Chianti Classico. The fruit is well balanced and made bright by great acidity. Elegant and lengthy in the finish. Unfined and unfiltered, to preserve every bit of the perfect Sangiovese fruit.
Chianti Classico Riserva
Impeccably balanced with plenty of dark chocolate, black cherries and cigar box aromas. The finish displays the elegance of sweet vanilla from the French oak aging. Forward red and black fruits are lush and coat the mouth, while chewy tannins offer up a powerful grip. Profoundly elegant today, but it's future magnificence is guaranteed and well worth the wait!