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Ricasoli Castello di Brolio Gran Selezione 2013

Ricasoli Castello di Brolio Gran Selezione 2013

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0,75 l  -  13.50% by vol.
Barone Ricasoli
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"The most authentic identity of our company, its long history and its idea of continuous improvement, the special nature of its territory and of every single vineyard, the found in this wine." Brolio Castle is the great wine of Barone Ricasoli, recently selected by Wine Spectator as one of the five best in the world.
Deep ruby red and alive.
On the nose aromas of red fruits and ripe like cherry, sour cherry, blueberry, blackberry and flowers such as violets. Vanilla and spice and a nice feel balmy
The taste is of great personality and character, elegant and rich.
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€ 29.00
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How to serve
Serving temperature:
18 - 20°C.
Decanting time:
1 hours
Longevity:
15 - 25 years
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Features
Name Ricasoli Castello di Brolio Gran Selezione 2013
Wine type Red still
Classification DOCG Chianti Classico
Year 2013
Format 0,75 l Standard
Country Italy
Region Tuscany
Grapes 10% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Merlot, 80% Sangiovese, 5% Petit Verdot
Vineyards location Castle Brolio comes from a meticulous selection of the best grapes of Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot of vineyards, spread over 230 hectares of vineyards. The production of individual vintages may thus vary in quantity but the quality is always the highest.
Composition of the land The vineyards are located at an altitude of between 250 and 450 meters above sea level facing south / southwest. The high content of skeleton, the perfect exposure and optimal altitudes of soils identify the typicality of this wine.
Harvest Winter in the seasonal average, mild and rainy early spring, followed by a period with no rain between late April and May. Between June and July, the rains have given good water reserves sufficient to ensure the good development of the plants also a little earlier traditional trend. Follows a very hot August and with the absence of rains helped by the excellent thermal excursion of September, completed the ripening of the grapes.
Period fermentation 12-18 days on the skins at 24-27 ° C.
Aging For 18 months in barrels and barrels.
Alcohol 13.50% by volume
On sale Price Ricasoli Castello di Brolio Gran Selezione 2013 € 29.00  With VAT
Producer

Barone Ricasoli

From this winery:
The Ricasoli family ancestry has roots from the ancient Longobarde family dating all the way back to the 7th century. The Ricasoli hystory began as part of the noble feudal family of the Emperor Carlo Magno. During the 13th century, the Ricasoli fami...
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Vitae AIS
 
2013
xtraWine
95/100 
2013
James Suckling
96/100 
2012
Veronelli
 
2012
Wine Advocate
91/100 
2012
Wine Spectator
91/100 
2012
James Suckling
96/100 
2011
Veronelli
 
2011
Wine Spectator
90/100 
2011
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