Natio

Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita

Wine produced in full harmony with nature.

Cecchi has always operated within full respect of the environment and with regard to the people that work with them. Summarizing in a bottle the meaning of a path followed for many years seemed to be the natural result of the work carried out. Natio is a Chianti of splendid fragrance. The grapes, organically cultivated, ferment and age in steel tanks. Floral and spicy aromas for a palate give the taste the same simplicity in which the ingredients were cultivated.

Technical sheet

Appellation Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita
Area of production Chianti hills
Harvest / Vintage 2012
Number bottles 90.000
Grapes variety Sangiovese 90%, Colorino and Canaiolo 10%
Altitude 260 mt above sea level
Soil Composition Alkaline mixed consistency
Tonnes of grape per hectare 8 Tonnes
Cultivation technique Spurred Cordon and Guyot
Harvest Third ten days of September
Vinification Traditional in red with controlled temperature
Method of fermentation Small and medium stainless steel tank
Fermentation temperature 26 °C
Length of Fermentation 14 days
Date of Bottling from April following the harvest
Bottle age Minimum 2 months
Service temperature 16 °C
Alcoholic content 13 %
Tasting notes Natio, Italian for “native”, reflects the Cecchi family’s enduring respect for native soil, environment and people. Produced from organically grown, indigenous grapes, this wine capture the essence of small vineyard parcels situated within the historic Chianti region. The name itself draws what is the real protagonist in its conception, Nature. Natio is a product with a strong identity and uniqueness, with the aim of taking care of every detail and particular. During the production all the process are checked by both technicians of the company, to the person in charge of external control. All efforts are directed to obtain a fresh and fragrant wine, combined with a good structure of lively ruby red, Chianti Natio has intense aromas of fresh fruit with hints of spices. It is well- balanced and structured, soft, with notes that remind cherry, blueberry and plum.
Serve with cheese and red sauce pastas

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