Description of Petrolo Val D'Arno di Sopra Torrione 2018
Petrolo Val D'Arno di Sopra Torrione 2018 (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sangiovese)
- View: Deep red.
- Nose: Hints of blackberry, ripe red fruit, chocolate, spices, leather, tobacco, black olive and flowers.
- Mouth: Full-bodied and lively, but also very refined; memories of walnut and hazelnut.
DENOMINATION OF ORIGIN: Val d'Arno di Sopra
GRAPES: 5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Merlot, 80% Sangiovese.
AGING: 15-18 months in concrete tanks, 40 Hl barrels, tonneaux and French oak barriques.
PREPARATION: Manual harvest in boxes; selection of the grapes on the sorting table; natural vinification with indigenous yeasts in vitrified cement tanks; gentle and frequent manual pumping over; long-lasting maceration; Spontaneous malolactic fermentation in wood.
PAIRING: Cold cuts and cheeses, first courses with meat sauces, game, grilled meats, braised meats.
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