IGT Toscana rosso Cabernet Merlot

Grapes: Cabernet Sauvignon 70%, Cabernet Franc 20% and Merlot 10%
Area of Origin: Cerreto Guidi.

The vineyards are located in Cerreto Guidi area, around 150 m above sea-level. The vineyards of Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc are situated on loose soils rich in fossils and Merlot is on clay soil.

Vinification: fermentation with maceration in steel tanks with controlled temperature of 25/28°C, for a period of 28 days.

Aging: in French oak barrique 60% brand new, for a period of 14 months. The final blend results in an elegant and balanced wine.

Tasting Notes: purple colour with garnet tints, full bodied and complex. Very elegant and persistent; cassis and tobacco notes.

Pairing Suggestions: serve with stew and roasted meat and full flavoured plates in general.