Wine Shop - Organic wines - Marchesi Antinori

Wine Shop - Organic wines - Marchesi Antinori

Each vintage, each plot of land, each new idea to be advanced is a new beginning, a new pursuit for achieving higher quality standards. As Marchese Piero loves to say: “Ancient family roots play an important part in our philosophy but they have never hindered our innovative spirit”.

Tignanello is a blend of 80% Sangiovese, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Cabernet Franc aged for 14 months in French and Hungarian oak. The introduction of Cabernet Sauvignon in the blend, the use of French barriques and the elimination of the then-mandatory white varieties helped the wine to acquire immediate recognition and to start the “Supertuscan” revolution.

The Badia a Passignano abbey is situated in Sambuca Val di Pesa, three kilometers to the south of the Tenuta Tignanello estate. The Badia a Passignano Chianti Classico Gran Selezione is the only Chianti made by Antinori with 100% Sangiovese (aged in Hungarian oak in the abbey’s underground cellars) and is made from a selection of the best grapes from the 53 hectares owned by the family since 1987.

What are Organic & Biodynamic wines?

Organic wines

No artificial chemical fertilizers, pesticides, fungicides and herbicides

Biodynamic wines

Winemaking following the natural rhythms of Mother Earth.

 

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  1. Antinori Badia a Passignano Chianti Classico Gran Selezione
    Tuscany
    Sangiovese
    Delivery December 2020

    From £174.00 per case

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