Bolgheri 2012

Bolgheri Rosso DOC

A wine produced from a vineyard of 10 hectares at 100 m asl, where the soil is characterized by calcareous sandstone, marl and calcareous flysch mixed to clay and calcareous clay, while the climate is of a temperate Mediterranean type. There are 4500 to 5400 vines per hectare with a yield of about 7 tons of grapes per hectare. Vines are trained to Cordone speronato and Guyot. Harvesting is done manually. The average age of the vines is 20 years. Vinification in open truncated cone-shaped oak and steel vats for the alcoholic fermentation. Malolactic fermentation in barrique, where the wine ages for 10 months. Bottle refinement for 6 months minimum.


Tasting Notes

The impact on the nose is fresh and intense with fruity and balsamic predominantly. Completing the bouquet pepper and mineral aromas. The entry and progression in the mouth are characterized by a lively flavour, with a full and sweet tannic balance, followed by a composed finish, supported by its aromatic complexity.

Foods Parings

Can go with all the meal, best with the typical Tuscan cuisine.

Technical Notes

Appellation:Bolgheri Rosso DOC
Composition:60% Cabernet Sauvignon 20% Cabernet Franc 10% Merlot 10% Sangiovese
Alcohol:13,5%
Colour:ruby red
Production:70.000 bottles

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