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Wine card

 

Classification: Morellino di Scansano DOCG Riserva

Grape Variety: 85% Sangiovese, 15% Alicante

Origin: Maremma Toscana – Magliano in Toscana

Subsoil: Tufaceous limestone-rich

Climate: Dry and warm in summer with temperatures up to 30° – 32°C, mild with little rain in winter

Vineyard Exposure adn Altitude: South, hillside 200 meters above sea level

Vine Age: 10-20 years

Grape Yield: 5000 kilos per hectare

Pruning: Pruned-spur cordon-trained in January

Vinification: Grapes are carefully selected. Traditional red wine vinification in small stainless steel tanks with prolonged maceration

Aging: In French oak barrels for 20 months and in bottle for at least 6 months

 

TASTING NOTES

Color: Ruby red, tending to garnet with aging

Bouquet: Elegant and full-bodied

Taste: Rounded and persistent, with hints of berries, cocoa and smoky notes

Aging Capacity: 8-15 years

 

SERVICES NOTES

Suggested Pairings: Well-aged cheese, red meat and game

Serving Temperature: 18°C

Recommended Glass: Red wine boule