IGT COSTA TOSCANA MERLOT
The Vineyard on brown and red clay soil planted in Suvereto in Fossoni. A density of 5,000 vines per hectare Year of plantation – 1998 with Guyot training system. Grape production per vine, 0.8 kg. Handpicked.
The picked grapes ferment in the cellar in steel vats in contact with the skins, without temperature control or addition of chemical allergens and use of indigenous yeasts. Soft pressing and natural settling. Aging in oak barrels for 36 months.
Bottled without filtering and aging on the yeasts in the bottle. Number of bottles produced per year 3,000. Vol. 15.5 °
The Tasting Intense ruby red colour with mahogany hues. Intense bouquet with hints of forest fruits, cinnamon and vanilla. Intense, soft flavour, with hints of vanilla and red fruits mature, well-bodied and with good structure.
The Service Food Pairing: suitable for after dinner and after meditation, to accompany all grilled dishes, traditional substantial and spicy dishes from Livorno, very mature cheese accompanied by mustards and honey.
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Grapes: 100% Merlot
Vineyard: brown clay, Suvereto
Density: 5.000 vines per hectar
Planting year: 1998
Production grapes per vine: 0.8 kg.
Fermentation: in stainless steel tanks with the skins, for a long time, without temperature controlled and without addition of chemicals allergens, using natural yeasts
Ageing: in french oak barrels for 36 months
Average: 3.000 bottles