GRAPES: 100% Sangiovese.
This wine is produced only in the best vintages from a careful selection of grapes from the Pianrosso vineyard and it has always been the family's most representative wine.
From this single vineyard they also select the grapes for their Brunello Riserva.
VINEYARD: The Pianrosso vineyard covers 11,69 hectares (29,22 acres). The soil is medium grain with good levels of marl, dating from the Eocene period. The altitude of this large vineyard varies from 240 to 360 metres above sea level.
FERMENTATION AND REFINEMENT: In stainless steel and glass concrete vats, temperature-controlled via cooling plates and jackets.
AGEING: Roughly 36 months in 20 - 62 hl Slavonian oak barrels, followed by over 8 months of bottle refinement.
COLOUR: Ruby red verging on garnet.
ORGANOLEPTIC CHARACTERISTICS: The bouquet is intense, complex, fruit-forward and spicy with hints of ripe red berry fruits enriched by various spicy notes.
Warm, soft and harmonic on the palate. Great balance among pronounced tannins, acidity and savouriness.
This elegant wine has great potential for further cellar ageing.
DELIVERY: All our wines are stored in our importers bonded warehouse’s, which have the optimum environment for fine wine storage, by carefully regulating temperature, humidity and other microclimatic factors.
As such, please allow between 7 and 10 days for your delivery to arrive.