OT Toscano Rosso - 2012

Grape Varieties : Syrah, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot  
Caract. : Dry Red Wine  
Price : 42.00$
SAQ Code :  
Inventaire : Batch Specialty  
Format : 750 mL 
Degree of Alcohol : 14% 
Bottles/Crate : 12 

Tasting :

The nose displays seductive aromas of exotic spice, freshly cracked pepper and sweet red fruits. The palate is broad and concentrated balanced by a fresh acidity with smooth tannins and lingerings finish.

Wine Pairing :

To combine with elaborate meat preparations, game, grilled meats, mature cheeses, great dishes of creative Tuscan cuisine. It is excellent with leg of lamb with green pepper.

Winemaking :

  • Variety : Syrah 50%, Cabernet Franc 35%, Petit Verdot 15%
  • Age of vines : 13 years
  • Type of siol : Iron rich, generous, intensely red soil of medium texture
  • Yield of vines : 60 qt/ha
  • Irrigation : Drop irrigation
  • Harvest : Manual
  • Fermentation : 15 days in stainless steel vats.
  • Maturation : 12 months in 2 to 3 year old French oak barrels
  • Fining : 36 months in bottle before marketing
  • Type of yeast : Selected
  • Filtered : Yes
  • Cellar : 15 years +
  • Decanting : No

See the Press Review


Vintage 2012

  • Wine spectator 2018 : 93 pts.
  • Decanter Wine Awards 2016 : Silver Medal

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