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Piaggia Il Sasso Carmignano 2016

Piaggia Il Sasso Carmignano 2016

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92
0,75 l  -  14.50% vol.
Piaggia
XW
92
JS
93
VO
92
DE
93
Deep, intense ruby red.
Cherries and Marasca cherries with elegant balsamic and spicy notes.
Full and enveloping, with the charming elegance on the palate that is typical of “thoroughbred” Sangiovese.
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Price € 21.54
Saving € 3.06 (14%)
€ 18.48
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Serve at:
18 - 20°C.
Decanting time:
1 hours
Longevity:
10 - 15 years
Pairing:
Name Piaggia Il Sasso Carmignano 2016
Type Red still
Classification
Year 2016
Size 0,75 l Standard
Country
Region Tuscany
Grape varieties 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Merlot, 70% Sangiovese
Origin Poggio a Caiano (PO)
Climate Altitude: 250 m. a.s.l. Exposure: South-west.
Soil composition Medium-textured soil with clay and galestro.
Cultivation system Guyot
No. plants per hectare 6250 vines/hectare
Yield per hectare 6000 kg. of grapes
Vinification The grapes are strictly hand picked and are vinified in small containers in order to encourage maximun extraction of skin components. Fermentation is carried out with natural yeasts, in full respect of the terroir, the wine rests on the skin for a least 18-20 days, during which time it undergoes punching down and brief pumping over are carried out.
Ageing The wine is transferred to small French wood containers, where it undergoes malolactic fermentation and remains for a least 15 months. During this period the wine is racked a few times to make it clearer and prepare it for bottling, which is done without subjecting the wine to any filtration or clarification processes in order to keep all its organoleptic properties intact.
Alcohol content 14.50% by volume
Sulphites Contains sulphites
Pairing It goes well with mature cheeses, red meat and game.
On offer Price Piaggia Il Sasso Carmignano 2016 € 18.48  ex VAT

Piaggia

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The farm includes Piaggia land located partly in the municipality of Poggio Caiano, where the company is located in the same location Poggetto, and partly in the municipality of Carmignano. The company was started in 1990 by Mauro Vannucci who produc...
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