Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 175: Giovanni Manetti, Fontodi
Debra meets with Giovanni Manetti of Fontodi, a winery located in Panzano, the heart of the Chianti Classico zone. Manetti describes all the wines from Panzano are very rich, well structured, and expresses great finesse due the concave shape of the vineyard and warm days, cool nights. Manetti tells Debra the key to growing better quality grapes and manage healthy vines. Finally, he introduces the differences in identifying wines from Chianti Classico and Barolo.