Brunello di Montalcino 2012 DOCG Caprili

Tuscany
Brunello Montelcino DOCG
2012
Sku: 0512
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 39.50 € 46.00
Shipping within Monday 26 August, if you order within 14 hours e 30 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 79.00
Purchase
-14%
3 bottles
€ 118.50
Purchase
-14%
6 bottles
€ 237.00
Purchase
-14%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
91/100
2019
5 Grappoli AIS
2016
3 Bicchieri gambero rosso
2015

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Caprili
Region
Tuscany
Wine list:
Brunello di Montalcino
Denomination:
Brunello Montelcino DOCG
Vintage:
2012
Grapes:
100% Sangiovese
Alcohol:
15,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Full-bodied and intense
Pairing:
Hard cheese, pork knuckle baked, Lamb, Cold meats and salami, Roast meat, Florentina Steak, Pasta with meat sauce, Cut of beff

Descrizione vino

Brunello di Montalcino DOCG is a very prestigious Italian red wine, known and appreciated all over the world. Bunches are harvested, selected and fermented in stainless steel vessels at a controlled temperature for 20-25 days. Brunello di Montalcino DOCG maturation takes place in small oak barrels for 4 years, than the wine is bottled. After bottling, refinement process goes on for 10-12 months in cellar. It can be kept  for decades, if properly conserved: the bottle must be set down in a cool, dry and dark place. This wine is released on the market only 5 years after vintage.

 

Characteristics of Brunello di Montalcino wine

It presents a ruby, almost garnet red colour. On the nose it releases an elegant, persistent and delicate bouquet with red fruits and vanilla notes. Structured and balanced wine, persistent and tannic in taste.

 

Recommended pairings while tasting this wine from Tuscany

It should be served in a wide crystal glass at a temperature of 18°- 20°C. We suggest to uncork the bottle 3 hours before serving, in order to enhance its qualities. It can be paired with main courses, game meat, grilled or stewed red meat and aged chee

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