Castello di Monsanto Vin Santo La Chimera I.G.T.
Crafted with estate grown grapes, ‘La Chimera’ is an exceptionally long-lived ‘mediation’ wine, displaying a rich intensity of ripe citrus and tropical fruit mingled with a touch of sweet almond. Distinctively lush with outstanding balance and length.
Vinsanto Toscana I.G.T.
Loc. Monsanto – Barberino Val d’Elsa estate vineyards
50% Trebbiano, 50% Malvasia
Select grapes are dried on grates until early March when the must is placed in caratelli (small barrels) of 55 and 110 liters.
12 years in 50 and 110-liter oak caratelli with an additional eight months of rest in bottle.
Rich, intense aromas of ripe citrus, tropical fruit, vanilla and sweet almond.
Lush flavors of citrus, fig and hazelnut with outstanding balance and length.
Ideal with patés, matured soft cheeses and biscotti