Orcia Rosso D.O.C.

An authentic Sangiovese. Orcia Rosso is a wine that comes from grapes of the youngest vines grown in the Unesco Park of Val d’Orcia, in the municipality of Montalcino. A 100% Sangiovese Grosso wine, conceived to fully represent the expression of the fruit, respecting the Tuscan tradition. Aged in large barrels for about five months to leave unchanged the traditional taste of Sangiovese and enhance the fruity and floral aromas typical of this area. Delicate and well balanced, with notes of small red fruits, blackcurrant, blackberry, plum and violet. A structured wine and at the same time easy to drink.

Category: Product ID: 1395

Description

Type: Red
Variety: 100% Sangiovese Grosso
Altitude: 280 – 320 m. above sea level
Growing system: Low spurred cordon
Harvest: Last week of September
Maturation: 4 months in stainless steel tanks, 5 months in big Slavonia oak barrels
Production region: Montalcino (SIENA) – Tuscany – ITALY
Alchool content: 13,5 % Vol.
Type of bottle: Bordolese lt. 0,750
Bottles produced: Bordolesi 22.000

ORGANOLEPTIC NOTES
Colour: Intense ruby red
Perfume: Intense, persistent, fine, flowery, fruity
Taste: Dry, warm, soft, quite fresh, tannic, sapid, with body, balanced, intense, persistent

SERVICE NOTES
Suitable accompaniment for: Tuscan entrées, white and red meats, cold cuts, cacciucco fish,cheeses
Serving temperature: 18° C