Castello di Querceto Chianti Classico

Chianti Classico DOCG
Denomination
Chianti Classico DOCG
Origin

Location: Several vineyards

Breeding system: Spurred cordon/guyot
Screw density: 4.500/7.500 plants per hectare

Production process
Fermentation for about 10 days at 28° and ageing for at least 10 months
Alcoholic strength
13%
First year of production
1904
Average production
200.000 bottles

~92% Sangiovese

~8% Complementari

Potential ageing
5/10 years
Profile and recommended combinations
Brilliant ruby red with soft and elegant texture. Fruity aromas, balanced with herbal notes.
Medium-aged and fresh cheese, roasted meats and white meats.
Awards

2021

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - SILVER MEDAL
BIBENDA - 4/5 GRAPPOLI
DOCTOR WINE DANIELE CERNILLI - 93 POINTS
FALSTAFF - 91 POINTS
GAMBERO ROSSO VINI D'ITALIA - 2 BICCHIERI NERI
GUIDA DEI VINI ITALIANI DI LUCA MARONI - 94 POINTS
GUIDA VINI "VITAE" AIS - 3 VITI
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 92 POINTS
JANCISROBINSON.COM - 17+ POINTS
TONY WOOD ITALIAN WINE - 92+ POINTS
VINI BUONI D'ITALIA - 3 STARS
VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI - 90 POINTS
WINE ENTHUSIAST - 88 PUNTI

2020

BIBENDA - 4 GRAPPOLI
DOCTOR WINE DANIELE CERNILLI - 93 POINTS
FALSTAFF - 90 POINTS
GAMBERO ROSSO VINI D'ITALIA - 2 BLACK GLASSES
GARDINI NOTES THE WINE KILLER - 93 POINTS
GUIDA DEI VINI ITALIANI DI LUCA MARONI - 93 POINTS
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 92 POINTS
JANCISROBINSON.COM - 17+ POINTS
VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI - 90 POINTS
WINE SPECTATOR - 91 POINTS
WINESCRITIC.COM - 92 POINTS
TONY WOOD ITALIAN WINE - 91 POINTS
VINI BUONI D'ITALIA - 4 STARS

2019

DOCTOR WINE DANIELE CERNILLI - 92 POINTS
ERGENTILI BY ERNESTO GENTILI - 90 POINTS
GAMBERO ROSSO VINI D'ITALIA - 2 BLACK GLASSES
GARDINI NOTES THE WINE KILLER - 94 POINTS
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 93 POINTS
JANCISROBINSON.COM - 16,5 POINTS
ULTIMATE WINE CHALLENGE - 92 POINTS
VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI - 90 POINTS
WINESCRITIC.COM - 91 POINTS

2018

DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARD - SILVER MEDAL
DOCTOR WINE DANIELE CERNILLI - 90 POINTS
FALSTAFF - 91 POINTS
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 91 POINTS
VINI BUONI D'ITALIA - 3 STARS
VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI - 90 POINTS
WINESCRITIC.COM - 92 POINTS

2017

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - GOLD MEDAL
DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARD - 92 POINTS/SILVER MEDAL
FALSTAFF - 91 POINTS
GAMBERO ROSSO VINI D'ITALIA - 2 GLASSES
GUIDA DEI VINI ITALIANI DI LUCA MARONI - 92 POINTS
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 91 POINTS
ULTIMATE WINE CHALLENGE - 93 POINTS/EXCELLENT/HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

2016

JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 92 POINTS
JANCISROBINSON.COM - 16,5 POINTS
ULTIMATE WINE CHALLENGE - 90 POINTS/EXCELLENT/HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI - 90 POINTS

2015

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - GOLD MEDAL
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 91 POINTS
VINOUS ANTONIO GALLONI - 91 POINTS

2014

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - GOLD MEDAL
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 91 POINTS

2013

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - GOLD MEDAL
DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARD - SILVER MEDAL
INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRIT COMPETITION - SILVER MEDAL
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 91 POINTS

2012

CONCOURS MONDIAL DE BRUXELLES - SILVER MEDAL
DECANTER WORLD WINE AWARD - SILVER MEDAL
INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRIT COMPETITION - SILVER MEDAL
INTERNATIONAL WINE CHALLENGE - SILVER MEDAL
JAMESSUCKLING.COM - 90 POINTS

2011

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - GOLD MEDAL
INTERNATIONAL WINE & SPIRIT COMPETITION - SILVER MEDAL

2010

BERLINER WEIN TROPHY - GOLD MEDAL

2007

WINE SPECTATOR - 90 POINTS

2006

WINE SPECTATOR - 90 POINTS

2005

DECANTER - 5 STARS