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Braccesca Cortona Syrah Achelo 2020

Braccesca Cortona Syrah Achelo 2020

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0,75 l  -  14.00% vol.
La Braccesca (Antinori)
XW
92
Ruby with purple highlights.
Insistent notes of blueberry and black cherry on a background of peppercorns and vanilla.
Lively, soft mouthfeel, with the right fresh caress.
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Decanting time:
1 hours
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10 - 15 years
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Name Braccesca Cortona Syrah Achelo 2020
Type Red still
Classification
Year 2020
Size 0,75 l Standard
Country
Region Tuscany
Grape varieties 100% Syrah
History Fattoria La Braccesca, which covers a total area of 508 hectares, is composed of two separate bodies: the historic nucleus of the estate is located in the Montepulciano area, with 103 hectares planted with vines; the other, with 237 hectares of vines, is located at the foot of the hills surrounding Cortona. Achelo celebrates the Cortonese territory through an enveloping and delicate wine. Its name is inspired by the God Achelo, depicted in one of the most important Etruscan works in the Museum of the Etruscan Academy in Cortona.
Origin Cortona (Arezzo)
Harvest Mid-to-late September.
Fermentation temperature 25 °C (max).
Vinification After destemming and crushing, the must was transferred to stainless steel tanks where cold pre-fermentation maceration took place to enhance the fruity notes. Fermentation took place at temperatures not exceeding 25 °C and lasted about 10 days.
Ageing Seventy per cent of the wine was then transferred to second and third passage French oak barriques, where malolactic fermentation took place, and the remainder was transferred to stainless steel.
Alcohol content 14.00% by volume
Production year 130,000 bottles
Allergens Contains sulphites
On offer Price Braccesca Cortona Syrah Achelo 2020 € 9.33  ex VAT

La Braccesca (Antinori)

Marchesi Antinori began to invest in this area - one of the most promising new Tuscany and Italy - in the early 90s. At that time the Nobile di Montepulciano was recently opened its second Renaissance. But the wines of Montepulciano in fact they wer...
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