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Vin Santo del Chianti

DOC area for dessert wines Vin Santo in the Italian region Tuscany, The zone comprises subareas in the six provinces Arezzo, Firenze, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena. It is identical to the DOCG area Chianti, There are the seven subzones Colli Aretini, Colli Fiorentini, Colli Senesi, Colline Pisane, Montalbano, Montespertoli and Rufina, which may be mentioned on the bottle label. The straw yellow to amber-colored Vin Santo del Chianti turns out Trebbiano Toscano and / or Malvasia del Chianti Malvasia Bianca Lunga (70%) and other approved white and red varieties (max. 30%). The salmon-red Vin Santo del Chianti Occhio di Pernice is made Sangiovese (50%), as well as other approved varieties (max. 50%). The wines are aged in different flavors. Both wines are also aged longer Riserva, Another Vin Santo from the Chianti Classico range is Vin Santo del Chianti Classico,

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