Sileno Sangiovese Montescudaio DOC 2015
14% from grapes Sangiovese 100% year 2015 Italy Region: Tuscany
Hand harvesting and sorting of grapes. Cold maceration for around 48 hours. On-skin fermentation occurs in stainless steel tanks at 25°C with no addition of wild yeasts.
Ageing: Ageing in one and two year-old French oak barrique for 6-8 months. Malolactic fermentation in barriques. Further ageing in stainless steel tanks for two months and then in the bottle for six months.
Tasting notes: Ruby red colour.Ripe red fruit aromas at first, then spicy hints appear.Pleasant, fine and balanced palate, with a long finish.
Food matching: Perfect with rich meat dishes, roasts, game or seasoned cheeses.