Canalicchio di Sopra Rosso di Montalcino DOC (2017)22 March 2020
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Canalicchio di Sopra Rosso di Montalcino DOC (2018)
Produced mainly from younger vineyards, it represents the visiting card of Canalicchio di Sopra wines: a young, fruity and versatile expression of this Sangiovese.
Grapes: Sangiovese 100%
Altitude: Average altitude of 300 meters above sea level
Soil: Rosso di Montalcino “Canalicchio di Sopra” comes mainly from the vineyards located in the Cru Canalicchio with soil with a strong clay component, very rich in intermediate elements such as Magnesium, Iron and Manganese. In some years, small percentages may also come from the Cru Montosoli.
Vinification: In steel tanks with fermentation temperature control, soft pumping over every day. Maceration on the skins for 20 days, followed by aging for 12 months in 50 hl Slavonian oak barrels and 750 Lt French oak barrels
Tasting notes : intense ruby red color, the nose has a generous and well-balanced olfactory bouquet, with crunchy and fruity notes, enriched by notes of violet and undergrowth. On the palate it is balanced and elegant, warm and with a long persistence.
Pairings: Perfect with red meats, it is also excellent with boiled beef.
Format: 750 ml