Montefalco Sagrantino "Sacer" 2010 DOCG FATTORIA DEL CERRO COLPETRONE
Cantina Colpetrone's Montefalco Sagrantino DOCG “Sacer” is produced with 100% Sagrantino grapes. After the manual harvest, the grapes are subjected to fermentation with maceration, at a controlled temperature of 24-28 ° C. After the alcoholic fermentation, the maceration continues at a temperature of 29 ° C. The wine is then transferred to French oak barriques, in contact with the fine lees: the malolactic fermentation will take place in barrique, with batonnage for a duration of 6 months. Forother 6 months the wine remains in wood after which the refinement in the bottle will continue.
Characteristics of this Umbrian wine
Upon organoleptic examination this Umbrian wine shows a deep ruby red color. On the nose, hints of red fruits predominate, as well as a slight note of spice and vanilla. On the palate it shows elegant tannins and a strong and persistent finish.
Suggested food pairings while tasting this red wine
This wine goes perfectly with game-based first courses and all meat-based dishes in general. To be served at a temperature of 16-18 ° C in a large glass.