Salicutti Rosso di Montalcino

Salicutti

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Wine label
Vintage:2015
Bottle sizes:750 ML
Country:Italy
Region:Tuscany
Appellation:Rosso Di Montalcino
Type:Red
Varietals:Sangiovese
Organic:Certified
Vineyard:Sourced from the Sorgente vineyard.
Orientation:South, southwest at 460 meters in elevation.
Soil:Sandy clay. Albarese - a type of stratified schist.
Viticulture:Organic farming. Hand harvested. Half of the vineyard planted in 1994, half planted in 2001.
Vinification:Fermented in stainless steel with ambient yeast. 18 day maceration on the skins.
Aging:Aged in 5HL casks for 18 months followed by six months in the bottle.
Tasting:Francesco Leanza, proprietor of Salicutti, was the first producer in Montalcino to attain organic certification.