ROSÈ is a beautiful fruity, elegant and dry wine. It is light in color and alcohol and has a crisp finish. It’s 100% Merlot and all grapes come from our vineyards in the Maremma. With no mashing contact time, the must is fermented in stainless steel tanks at cool temperatures then remains on lees for three months.
Denomination IGT Rosato Toscana
Varieties 100% Merlot
Vineyards and terroir
Vineyards location Maremma.
Vineyards elevation and exposure 75-175 mt a.s.l.; W-SW exp.
Soils Sandy loamy, with two-thirds sand and one-third silt and clay.
Climate and microclimate Mediterranean climate with very hot summers and very mild winters.
Vinification and aging
Harvest 20.08.16 - 21.08.16
Wine analysis Alcohol: 12,5%; total acidity: 5,70‰
Temperature of fermentation 16°
Must contact Up to 18 days
Maturing 3 months on the lees in stainless steel tanks
Bottle ageing a few months
First year of production 2014
Ageing potential Up to 5 years
Notes of citrus, peach, peonies, white pepper and dried orange peel. Fresh and spicy.
Aperitif, salads, crustaceans, seafood and poultry.
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