Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione Vigna le Cataste - Fattoria Quercia al Poggio

Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione Vigna le Cataste

Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita
Quercia al Poggio Chianti Classico is produced in limited quantities from grapes grown to certified organic farming protocols.The estate releases a single Chianti Classico from a selection of the cellar’s nest Sangiovese and other traditional native grapes. A small proportion of wine from Sangiovese only is bottled as Chianti Classico Riserva, which receives longer maturation in oak and aging in glass.The Gran Selezione is our Cru that comes from the Sangiovese selection of the oldest vineyard.


Chianti Classico DOCG Gran Selezione

Area of production

Località Monsanto – Barberino Tavarnelle

First vintage



100% Sangiovese

Training systems

Cordon-trained and spur-pruned, guyot


The 40 year old vineyard turns north-west towards Barberino Val d'Elsa

Soil type

Limestone and clay with sections of schist, calcareous-clay galestro and sandstone


25 hl/ha

Harvest method



Traditional in temperature-controlled steel and cement containers with long maceration


About 36 months in 27 hl oak barrels

Alcohol content

14% vol.


About 3000 bottles

Available sizes

0,75 l bottle and Magnum of 1,5 l

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