La Montanina | Organic winery in Monti in Chianti in Gaiole in Chianti in the Chianti Classico region of Tuscany, Italy. 

Vineyards | 2.5 hectares.

Organic certification | Planted in the late 1970s as organic. | 2008 First vintage with full organic certification [check].

Red wines

Chianti Classico DOCG, Montanina | 2015 95% Sangiovese, 5% Ciliegiolo. Vat sample. A little metallic but texturally has potential (Anteprima 2018). | 2016 95% Sangiovese, 5% Ciliegiolo. Vat sample: very clear, crisp, lovely fruit, not trying too hard (Anteprima 2019). | 2017 95% Sangiovese, 5% Ciliegiolo.

Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva, La Montanina | 2016 90% Sangiovese, 10% Merlot.

Nebbiano | Toscana Rosso IGT. Nebbiano is the place-name. South-facing. Soil of sand plus stones (‘sassi tondi’) rounded over time by the nearby river. | 2015 100% Sangiovese. Very fluid with a nice backbone, uplifting sappy red fruit (Anteprima 2019). | 2016 100% Sangiovese.

Contact

Azienda Agricola La Montanini

Monti in Chianti, Loc. Monti di Sotto

I-53013 Gaiole in Chianti | www.aziendaagricolamontanina.it

+39 0577 280074