Laghi d'Insubria

Albizzate Lombardia

€ 9,50 Price per bottle



Totale: € 9,50


Type: Red


IGT Ronchi Varesini Red Wine

Production area: Produced in the territory of the IGT Ronchi Varesini, in the vineyard of Albizzate, Arno Valley (Varese), prealpine area internal hill, altitude m. 350 ASL. Wine from International Grapes: Merlot cultivated for territorial contiguity with Canton Ticino (CH) and Syrah for its characteristic spicy scents.

Grapes: Merlot with a part of Syrah depending on the vintages (about 20%). Ideal to be aged.

WINEMAKEING and CULTIVATION TECHNIQUE: Vines bred in sandy acid soil the Merlot and on sandy frank neutral the Syrah, Guyot pruning technique, distance of plants on the row is one meter, two meters between rows , 5500 plants per hectare. Exposure to the East, yield to the hectare 75 tons, vineyard age thirteen years; harvest around the end of September – early October with manual harvest, grapes collected in maximum 15 kg for any basket, vinification in red wine with maceration temperature maximum of 28 degrees and traditional breaking of the fermentation hat. At least one-year in stainless steel tank ageing, and another six months in bottle. Suitable for aging.

COLOUR: ruby red with garnet shades.

PERFUME: on the nose the wine is fresh, balsamic and floreal with hints of red berry fruits, cherries and rosehip, dark berries, currants and cassis, with spicy notes, pepper, hints of undergrowth and pine needles. Perception of smoke, leather and lavender leaf.

TASTE: in the mouth it is warm, with soft and very delicate tannins, with discreet sapidity that gives it a good persistence and good drinkability.

Grade: 12.5% Vol.

Bottle: Brown glass 0.75 litre bottle.

Service temperature: cellar temperature or cold, ideal between 16 and 18'. Use a large glass, ballon type.

Pairing: Good all over the meal. Starters of IGP cured meats of the province of Varese, risotti, main dish of egg pasta, roasted and stewed meats, rabbit and birds. Salumi and cheeses.

Data Sheet
Laghi d'Insubria

  • Laghi d'Insubria
  • 2018
  • Italia
  • Lombardia
  • Albizzate
  • Red
  • Bottiglia 0,75l
  • 12,5
  • Cured meat, Roasted Meat, Stewed meat, Red meat, Risotto

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