Le Chiuse - Italy - Tuscany

Rosso di Montalcino - 2017

Price : 30.50$
Grape Variety : Sangiovese  
Caract. : Dry red wine  
SAQ Code : 12610480  
Inventaire : Batch Specialty  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 13% 
Bottles/Crate : 12 
Certification : Organic  

Tasting :

"Cherry, strawberry, loam and licorice notes mark this juicy red, which is plump and elegant, delivering balance and a lingering aftertaste of fruit and tobacco. " - BS Wine Spectator

Wine Pairing :

Osso bucco. Game meat in sauce. Pasta with meat sauce. Strong cheese.

Winemaking :

  • Variety : Sangiovese 100% - Oragani
  • Age of vines : 10-28 years
  • Yield of vines : 4500 kg/ha
  • Irrigation : none
  • Harvest : manual
  • Fermentation: stainless steel during 18 days
  • Maturation: 12 months in old Slovenian oak barrels. Fining in the bottle during 6 months. With the lees. Malolactic fermentation.
  • Type of yeast : indigenous
  • Fining : filtered
  • Cellar : 10 years
  • Decanting : 1 hour

See the Press Review


Vintage 2016

  • Wine Spectator : 90 pts.

Vintage 2015

  • Wine Spectator : 91 pts.

Vintage 2014

  • Wine Advocate - Robert Parker: 90+ pts.

Vintage 2013

  • Wine Spectator : 90 pts.

Vintage 2012

  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 88 pts.

Vintage 2011

  • Wine Spectator : 91 pts.
  • Wine Advocate- R. Parker : 90 pts.

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