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Producer: Luce della ViteGrape Varieties: Sangiovese 100%Optimum Drinking: Within 15 yearsWine Style: Full bodied structured redAlcohol by Volume: 15%Closure: Natural CorkCountry: Italy
A very intense ruby red wine with rich aromas of blueberry, currant, blackberry, and sour cherry that mingle nicely with hints of violet and spicier notes of cardamom, star anise, tobacco, and liquorice. Impressions of coffee, cocoa, and minerals complete the bouquet. The entry on the palate is lavish with elegantly integrated tannins. The wine is full bodied, well structured, and reveals distinctive characteristics of the Montalcino region. The finish is lengthy and pleasingly intense.
A Florentine family with thirty generations dedicated to the production of great wines across five Tuscan estates. The Frescobaldi style brings together tradition and innovation. With the goal of being the most prestigious Tuscan wine producer, Frescobaldi firmly believes in respecting the local land while focusing on the highest quality grapes for its wines. The Frescobaldis own over 1,000 hectares of vineyards, all located in excellent areas for the production of fine wines. Directly manager by its family members, The Frescobaldi name goes back 700 years and is deeply connected with the history of art, culture, trade, finance and wine in Italy.
Fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel at 30°C for 12 days. Macerated on skin for four weeks. Full malolactic fermentation. Aged in Slavonian oak casks and hand-split French barriques 100% once-used for 36 months, in casks and in barriques.
Ideal with hearty dishes such as venison stew or pheasant casserole.
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