Rasente

Red Wine I.G.T. Toscana

Ruby red wine with violet tones coming from a selection of Merlot, Sangiovese and Cabernet grapes harvested when fully ripe.

It is distinguished by a classic, intense bouquet, definitely fruity with delicate vegetable notes.

Aged 12 months in casks, the unmistakable taste of wood enhances the features of the wine whic softens, hinting at spices, jam, black pepper and coffee.

Smooth in the mouth, this is a wine with miduim freshness and dicreet, background tannins, with a pleasant, long-lasting aromatic finish.

Datasheet

Wine Name: Rasente

Denomination: Indicazione Geografica Tipica Toscana

Bottle Size: 750ml

Grape Variety: 50% Sangiovese, 25% Merlot, 25%Cabernet Sauvignon

Origin: Mixed Calcareous Soil

Cultivation System: Pruned-spur Cordon Trained

Vineyard Density: 4000 plants a hectare

Avarage Plant Age: 10 Years

Harvest Season: Middle September

Vinification: Hand harvested grapes at the best moment of maturity.
Fermentation in steel with pumping over of air and long maturation on the skins with controlled temperature
Aging in French oak barrels for 12-14 months, according to the vintage

Refining in Bottle: 6 months

Alcol: 13,5 %Vol

Bottle Rasente I.G.T. Toscana