DESIGNATION OF ORIGIN AND GUARANTEED (DOCG)
Important and elegant.
Garnet color with ruby reflections, rich and varied bouquet. Ripe fruit with flavors of licorice, leather, earth and Mediterranean scrub.
Tannins of great extraction.
Production area: Montalcino
Soil characteristics: clayey tuff
Vineyard altitude: approx. 300 m. s.l.m.
Training system: low spurred cordon
Grapes: 100% Sangiovese
Harvest: Manual harvest at the end of September
Vinification: frequent pumping over with temperature control between 26 and 30 °
Maceration on the skins: from 5 to 15 days depending on the type of vintage
Aging: about 30 months in 35/40 hl Slavonian oak barrels
Bottle aging: 6-8 months
Number of bottles: 10,000 – 12,000 in excellent vintages
Color: Garnet with ruby reflections
Smell: Rich and varied bouquet. Ripe fruit with flavors of licorice, leather, earth and Mediterranean scrub
Taste: The pleasant softness is contrasted by a lively acidity.
Tannins of great extraction. Pleasantly fruity finish
Alcohol: 14.2% Vol.
Serving temperature: 18-20 ° C
Serving suggestions: Let’s match it with tagliata and fiorentina. It will be accompanied withhunting products