Acantos IGT Tuscany Red Wine

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Acantos IGT Tuscany Red Wine

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The Acantos combines the sweet and soft tannins of the Syrah vine with the intensity and aroma of the Sangiovese variety. The wine is aged for 24-36 months in oak barriques, then bottle-aged for an additional 6 months. From the fine alchemy of Syrah and Sangiovese, Acantos expresses strength, as well as softness, elegance and delicacy, making it a pleasant sophisticated wine appreciated by any palate. Extremely persistent with excellent aging potential.

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Soil and vinification:

  • Production area: Caldana (Grosseto).
  • Soil composition: Sandy with areas rich in skeleton of marl nature.
  • Vineyard altitude: 150 meters a.s.l.
  • Type of cultivation: spurred cordon.
  • Density per hectare: 5000 vines.
  • Grape harvest: September / October, grapes harvested by hand in crates.
  • Vinification: the Sangiovese and Syrah grapes are promptly pressed-destemmed and fermented
    in steel at a controlled temperature for about 7 days. After this, the skins are macerated for a further 10-15 days, in order to extract the varietal aromas, sweet tannins and polysaccharides to the maximum.
  • Aging: in barriques and tonneaux for 24-36 months.

  • Bottling: June – July.
  • Refinement: in bottles for at least six months.
  • Grapes: 60% Syrah, 40% Sangiovese.
  • Organic: according to the specification for organic production.

Organoleptic characteristics:

  • Color: intense, concentrated ruby red with black highlights.
  • Aroma: strong aromas of raspberry, blackberry and plum jam with very sweet ripe wild berries and flowers.
  • Flavor: a pleasurable softness and warmth from dense and rounded tannins.
  • Taste: great body, long consistency with a pleasant note of jam, end of sweet cocoa donated by the wood.
  • Food pairing: first, second and not too tasty cheeses.
  • Service: 18° C in red glasses to allow oxygenation.

Additional information

Weight 1.25 kg
Dimensions N/A
Format

0.75 l, 1.5 l

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