DOC Colline Lucchesi Rosso
||20% Merlot, 60% Sangiovese, 20% Syrah
||On the slopes of the Apennines that break the plain of Lucca, a beautiful terrace facing south, south east to 250 m above sea level.
|Composition of the land
||Flood sandstone acid on limestone marl limestone of the Paleocene, about 60 million years ago.
||Produced with grapes from old vines, the grapes are selected on three tables of choice, de-stemmed and conveyed in small wooden vats without pump, the first pressing is done with the feet, followed by punching or rarely replacements.
||It matures in French oak barrels, no more than a fifth new for 15/18 months. The transfer ports with compressed air or fall are very gentle and kept to the minimum number possible. Aging in bottle for one year before being sold.
||To pair with grilled meat, roasted meat, stewed meat and seasoned cheeses.
||Price Tenuta di Valgiano Colline Lucchesi Rosso 2012 € 68.76