Montalbera - Italy - Piedmont

Ruché - 2015

Price : 25.55$
Grape Variety : Ruché  
Caract. : Red wine  
SAQ Code : 12237697  
Inventaire : Batch Specialty  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 14% 
Bottles/Crate : 12 

Tasting :

Intense ruby red with slight purple reflections in youth, turning garnet after the first few years in the bottle. Intense, extended, slightly aromatic and fruity with aromas typical of wild berries, jam. Warm on the palate, pleasant, rare silkiness.

Wine Pairing :

Grilled chicken, cold cuts, seasoned vegetable salad.

Winemaking :

  • Variety : Ruché 100%
  • Age of vines : 30 years
  • Yield of vines : 7000 kg/ha
  • Irrigation : None
  • Harvest : Manual
  • Fermentation : Stainless steel during 8 days
  • Maturation : 3 months in stainless steel tank 6 months in bottle. Malolactic fermentation. Without the lees.
  • Type of yeast : None
  • Fining : Lightly filtered
  • Cellar : 7 years
  • Decanting : 1h

See the Press Review


Vintage 2017

  • Vini Buoni d’Italia 2019 : 4 stars
  • Gambero Rosso 2019 : 2 bicchieri red
  • Luca Maroni 2019 : 99 pts “ Absolut Best Red Italian Wine of the Year”
  • I vini di Veronelli 2019 : 2 stars
  • Bibenda 2019 : 3 grappoli
  • Decanter Awards 2019 : Silver medal

Vintage 2016

  • James Suckling: 90

VINTAGE 2015

  • LUCA MARONI : 99/100

Vintage 2013

  • Jancis Robinson : 17+/20
  • Gambero Rosso : 2 bicchieri rouge
  • Luca Maroni : 99/100

Vintage 2012

  • Gambero Rosso : 2 bicchieri red
  • Luca Maroni : 99/100 - “Wine of the year”

Vintage 2011

  • Gambero Rosso : 2 bicchieri red
  • Luca Maroni : 99/100 - “Wine of the year”

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