Montefalco Sagrantino

Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita

Alcohol
15% vol
Grapes
Sagrantino
Production area
La Palombara, Gualdo Cattaneo
Alcoholic fermentation
In steel
Malolactic fermentation
In steel at controlled temperature
Aging
12 months in barrique, then 6 months in bottle
Vinification
The grapes from the best clusters, selected by hand harvesting, are destemmed and lightly pressed, then put in fermentation with inoculation of selected lees in steel fermenter with automatic remontage alcoholic fermentation lasts about 10 days, then the wine stays on its skins for 7 days more.

Tasting notes

Colour Intense ruby red with garnet reflections
Scents At the nose it is strong and complex, characterized by its hints of jam, sour cherries and cherries in alcohol, sweet tobacco, cocoa, liquorice and cinchona
On the palate Very persistent, it’s a full-bodied and full-structured wine, warm, soft and with elegant tannins
Pairings Succulent dishes, fat meat, braised meat

20°

Service temperature
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