Collemattoni Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva “Vigna Fontelontano”(2012)23 March 2020
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Collemattoni Brunello di Montalcino Riserva DOCG “Vigna Fontelontano”(2013)
This wine represents the highest point of production. All the Sangiovese used to produce this Riserva comes from the Fontelontano vineyard. The name Fontelontano derives from the nearby presence of a source of water where in the past people used to get water. This Brunello is produced only in the best vintages.
Grapes: Sangiovese 100%
Soil: Sandy clay with fossils, marl and limestone.
Vinification: removal of the stalks, soft pressing, fermentation in steel at a controlled temperature of 28 ° -30 ° C, maceration on the skins for about 20-25 days with an extraction technique made with delestage (one per week) and pumping over which are reduced during the process, followed by aging for a minimum of 36 months in 5 hl French oak tonneaux. This is followed by another 18 months of bottle aging.
Tasting notes: with a bright red color with typical garnet red reflections, the nose expresses a bouquet of black berries, vanilla and spices such as white pepper, in the mouth it is dry, enveloping , austere but velvety.
Pairings: The elegance of this wine, thanks also to its structure, makes it a meditation wine. It also goes well with all the great dishes of the Tuscan tradition: first courses such as lasagna, pinci with wild boar sauce, second courses based on game, braised meats and aged cheeses.
Format: 750 ml