Montefalco Rosso DOC Riserva 2008
Fermentation is made under controlled temperature, preceded by pre-fermentation cold maceration through the best third millennium technologies, respecting tradition. After the first racking, wine start settling in stainless steel vats. Afterwards, it starts malolactic fermentation in cask before entering in barrel and in a long ageing in bottle. The colour is an intense ruby red.
Food Pairings for Montefalco Rosso DOC Riserva
The aroma is evolved: bramble and wild berries jelly, cherries, bottled black cherries and dried wild cherries. There is a complex spicy note due to Sagrantino and to the ageing in big cask. In this wine you can also find a firm toasting and a scent of tobacco and vanilla. Acidity is brilliant, tannin is well integrated and smooth; softness and pseudo-caloric sensation give balance and a pleasant harmony to this wine.
Dietary Information: All-Natural
8800 bottles produced.
Best Wine Deals
Sangiovese Top Lists
1000 Stories Zinfandel Bourbon Barrel Aged (2014)Reviewed
Lenotti Valpolicella Classico Veneto (2014)Reviewed
Sangiovese IGT (2013)Reviewed
What have you bought lately?Replied
Whatcha drinking tonight?Replied
Matching challenge *4*: what wine with these?Replied
Tommasi Arele Appassimento (2013)Reviewed
Wine Swapping With Fellow Winemakers Via A ContestReplied
Luigi Bosca Malbec Reserva Lujan de Cuyo Mendoza (2005)Wishlisted