Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2018

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| 109 MORRELL FINE WINE AND SPIRITS V ISIT u S AT MORRELLWINE .c OM cALL 800.96.WINES (800.969.4637) I TA l Y : Tu SCANY T he e state is headed up by the charismatic Giovanni m anetti, who practices obsessive control over his vineyards, and has turned the production of Sangiovese into an art, a science, and a love affair with the variety. u sing a gravity-fed cellar and focused on maintaining the natural integrity of Sangiovese, Fontodi consistently produces the top-scoring Tuscan wines of each vintage. m uch of this is the result of the constantly evolving approach to winemaking that Giovanni practices. Through his hard work and experimentation, each and every wine in the Fontodi portfolio, from the Chianti Classico to the v igna del Sorbo Gran Selezione, have risen above all other wines in their categories. We can think of no other producer who is so in tune with his vines and able to cull spectacular results from them in nearly every vintage. ✦ Fontodi rating bottle Fontodi Chianti Classico 2015 750ml (1554247) WS 93 $45 1.5L (2555004) WS 93 $95 Fontodi d ino a mphora 2015 (1550162) $65 Fontodi Chianti Classico Vigna del Sorbo Gran Selezione 2014 (1553044) VM 95+ $82 Fontodi Chianti Classico Vigna del Sorbo Gran Selezione 2015 750ml (1553050) WS 95 $98 1.5L (2554006) WS 95 $199 3L (5554006) WS 95 $499 Ta K i NG C H ia NT i T O T H e Nex T Le V e L The Fontodi winery is located at the heart of Chianti Classico in the "Conca d'Oro" (golden basin), a prime source of the best Sangiovese that Tuscany has to offer.

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