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Frescobaldi Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 75cl

 

Castelgiocondo is produced from an uncompromising selection of the finest Sangiovese grapes, in a vineyard whose ideal elevation, well-drained soils, and southwest-facing exposure yield all of the qualities that converge to produce the finest expression of this ancient grape variety. It is an elegant, well-balanced wine of magnificent structure.

Estate And Vineyard Location: Castelgiocondo Estate, Montalcino 

Altitude: 250-450 M. (From 656 To 1476 Feet)

Vineyard Size: 152 Ha (375 Acres)

Exposure: South, South-West

Training System: Cordon Spur And Guyot Vineyard Average Age: 15 Years 

Variety: Sangiovese grapes100%

Vintage: 2013

Harvest Period: First Week Of October

Vineyard Practices: Manual

Fermentation Temperature: 30° (86° Fahrenheit)

Alcohol By Volume: 14,5%

Length Of Fermentation: 12 Days

Length Of Maceration On The Skins: 32 Days

Malolactic Fermentation: Immediately Done After The Alcoholic 
Fermentation Maturation Method: Slavonian Oak Casks And In French Oak Barrels

Length Of Maturation: From Harvest To January 1st Of The Following 5th Year, After Having Spent A Minimum Of 2 Years In Wood, And 4 Months In The Bottle 

Tasting Notes
Castelgiocondo 2008 Is A Clear Ruby-Red Colour With Garnet Highlights. Mature Fruit Emerges On The Nose Such As Plum And Blackberry With Floral Notes Of Violet. Fully Evident Are The Spicy Perfumes Among Which Black Pepper, Cloves And Nutmeg Prevail And Are Followed By Clean Hints Of Flint And Leather. Entry On The Palate Reveals A Dense Tannin Texture, Fresh And Mellow, The Incarnation Of The Classic Style Of The Brunello From Castelgiocondo.

Serving Suggestions Beef Stews, Braised Meats And Aged Cheeses.

Allergy Advice:

Contains sulphites.

Agrumia does not sell any alcoholic beverages to individuals who are not 18 years old, and by placing an order, you warrant and represent to us that you are at least 18 years of age.

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