LEGGENDA Super Tuscan

Podere Casanova Montepulciano

MONTEPULCIANO Toscana

€ 81,00 Price per bottle

Quantity

Bottle

Totale: € 81,00

LEGGENDA Super Tuscan 2016

Red
Type: Red

THE WINE:
Elegant and harmonious Impenetrable ruby red colour, a robust structure accomplished by a full explosive range of fruity and flowery, redcurrant, blueberries, cherries in alcohol, prune, violet, black chocolate and elegant spicy hints. Warm and captivating taste, powerful and tannic hints yet well balanced with a persistent finish of wonderful pleasantness.
A rigorous selection of the best seasonal grapes makes this wine unique and unparalleled.

WINEMAKING:
Manual harvesting with selection of bunch of grapes.
Blend of grapes fermented in barriques/wooden barrels for about 15-20 days. Maceration on the skins for about 10 days.
Malolactic fermentation and refinement in wood for 18 months in new wooden barrels. The wine rests in bottle for 6 months.

Production area: Montepulciano (SI) - Argiano
Field blend: Sangiovese - Merlot - Syrah - Cabernet Sauvignon
Terroir: Pleistocene deposits consisting of yellowish brown sands with clay sandy interspaces
Altitude: 252-271 m
Year of planting: 1998
Grape harvest period: Last ten days of September – First ten days of October
Chopping strands density/ha: 6250
Vine training system: Spur cordon.
Yield/chopping strand: 0.6/0.7 Kg/chopping strand
First harvest: 2005
Ageing: 25 years
Refinement: 18 months in new barriques and 6 months in bottles

FOOD PAIRINGS:
Great wild game and truffle dishes, mixed grilled red meat and lamb, ripened and blue cheeses.
Alcohol concentration: 14,5% vol.
Serving temperature: 16-18

Data Sheet
LEGGENDA Super Tuscan
Podere Casanova Montepulciano

  • LEGGENDA Super Tuscan
  • Podere Casanova Montepulciano
  • 2016
  • Italia
  • Toscana
  • MONTEPULCIANO
  • Red
  • Bottiglia 0,75l
  • 14,5% vol
  • Stewed meat, Sipping wine, Hard cheese, Bush meat, Truffle

Awards Received

Luca Maroni 95

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