Piancornello

Rosso di Montalcino

Tasting Notes

Lively ruby red color. The bouquet is characteristic, with notes of red and black berry fruit, liquorice and sweet tobacco. The taste is medium to full bodied, well balanced and persistent.


Cultivation

The younger brother of Brunello di Montalcino, the Rosso di Montalcino is a versatile, medium bodied Sangiovese. Spurred cordon. The yield is 7 tons of grapes per hectare.


Vinification

28 days of alcoholic fermentation and maceration in steel tanks. Pumping over 2-3 times per day. After the racking off, 60% of the wine has completed the malolactic fermentation in tonneaux.


Aging

Aged for 10 months, partly in wood and partly in concrete containers, depending on the vintage.

APPELLATION

DOC Rosso di Montalcino

VARIETAL

Sangiovese

ABV

14.5%

PHILOSOPHY

Organic, biodynamic

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