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Tenuta San Guido Le Difese 2016

Tenuta San Guido Le Difese 2016

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90
0,75 l  -  13.50% by vol.
Tenuta San Guido
XW
90
RP
90
JS
93
VO
91
DE
91
Clear ruby.
The nose is enticing, with references to blackberries and blueberries, violet, oriental spices and vegetable traits.
Sip of composed softness, cheered up by precise freshness and combed tannins. Persistence lasts.
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Serving temperature:
16 - 18°C.
Decanting time:
1 hours
Longevity:
10 - 15 years
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Name Tenuta San Guido Le Difese 2016
Wine type Red still
Classification
Year 2016
Format 0,75 l Standard
Country
Region Tuscany
Grapes 70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Sangiovese
Location Castagneto Carducci (LI)
Climate Altitude: 100-300 m. a.s.l. Exposure: South / South-West.
Composition of the land The soils have various and composite morphological characteristics with a strong presence of calcareous areas, rich in galestro and pebbles and partially clay.
System Spurred cordon
Plants n. x hectare From 5,500 to 6,250 vines per hectare.
Harvest The manual harvest began in early September with the grapes of Cabernet and was completed at the end of the month with those of Sangiovese.
Temperature fermentation 29-30 °C
Vinification Selection of the bunches on a sorting table. Soft pressing and destemming of the grapes. Primary fermentation in stainless steel vats at controlled temperature (29-30 °C) with no external yeasts. Maceration on the skins for 10-13 days for the Cabernet S. and for about 13-15 days for the Sangiovese, with successive phases of pumping over and délestage aimed at softening the tannic component. Malolactic fermentation in steel.
Aging At the end of the malolactic fermentation the wine has been aged for about 8 months in oak barriques.
Alcohol 13.50% by volume
On sale Price Tenuta San Guido Le Difese 2016 € 16.40  With VAT

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