Rosso di Montepulciano DOC "Sabazio" Antinori

Tuscany
Rosso di Montepulciano DOC
2017
Sku: 1295
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€ 8.90 € 10.50
Shipping within Friday 20 September, if you order within 11 hours e 40 minutes

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 17.80
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-15%
3 bottles
€ 26.70
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-15%
6 bottles
€ 53.40
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-15%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
88/100
2019

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Antinori
Region
Tuscany
Wine list:
Rosso di Montepulciano
Denomination:
Rosso di Montepulciano DOC
Vintage:
2017
Grapes:
85% Prugnolo Gentile, 15% Merlot
Alcohol:
13,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Medium-bodied and fragrant
Pairing:
Cold meats and salami, Roast meat, Pasta with meat sauce, Cut of beff, pork knuckle baked

Descrizione vino

The Sabazio is a red wine of Montepulciano which represents the La Braccesca estate. It has a DOC Rosso di Montepulciano certification and it represents the wisdom of the Prugnolo Gentile grapes. The grapes are 85% Prugnolo Gentile and 15% of Merlot grapes with other red compatible varieties. The vinification starts immediately after the picking which takes place at the end of September. The grapes are softly pressed and they start the fermentation in steel tanks where the fresh aromas of the wines are kept. At the end of the fermentation the wine is put in big barrels where it takes place the malolactic fermentation and it starts a period of maturation of 4 months. Finally it is prepared for the bottling.

 

Characteristics of the Rosso di Montepulciano DOC "Sabazio"

It has a bright ruby red color. The Sabazio Rosso di Montepulciano DOC La Braccesca is an elegant wine with soft tannins and remarkable fresh fruit aromas immediately perceivable. The taste is soft and sapid with red fresh fruit and floral aromas perfect with the mineral taste of the wine.

 

Suggested pairings with this red Tuscany wine

The Rosso di Montepulciano DOC La Braccesca is perfect with meat, cold cuts and cheeses. It is perfect with the Tuscany cooking. It has to be served at 18°C in a Grand Ballon wine glass.

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