Capannelle – Chardonnay 2010
Wine producers of the highest quality located in Gaiole in Chianti, Siena, the Capannelle estate extends over 20 hectares (16 hectares of vines) and produces approximately 80.000 bottles of wine a year. The history of Capannelle wine production dates back to 1974, when Raffaele Rossetti, a Roman businessman, purchased the 16th century farmhouse. Extensive renovations and restoration have resulted in a unique luxury property producing exceptional wines. Today, it is owned by James B. Sherwood, founder and shareholder of the Orient – Express Hotels
Dry, with pleasing freshness and at the same time, buttery texture and round tannins. Intensity and persistence enhance the wine’s balance, promising excellent longevity.