Scacciadiavoli Sagrantino di Montefalco 2007
It is surprising what a variety of flavors can be discovered in Montefalco Sagrantino and what a beautiful structure wine. The color is deep, sensual bouquet, and the wine has a powerful "body".
Wine elegance can be valued as though he is young, as well as the grape spices mingle with the timber and transforms Sagrantino.
But it is only after several years that people can enjoy and fully appreciate the Sagrantino. Then come the aromas of balsam free, and especially soften the tannins: one discovers a wine with great personality.
Grape: 100% Sagrantino.
Harvest: from 15th October to the end of the month.
Winemaking: 3/4 weeks in French oak barrels. The temperature is monitored and kept below 30 ° C throughout the alcoholic fermentation process.
Ageing: 16 months in new oak barrels, then at least 9 months in bottle.
Colour: intense color with garnet glints.
Bouquet: Intense, elegant, with intense fruit with notions of small red fruit, citrus red, ripe plums, spice, and hints of spice and leather.
Taste: intense, bold, tannic, yet balanced with good acidity, long fuitige and spicy aftertaste.
Food pairing: Especially delicious with roasted or grilled meat and game; fits perfectly! Also fits well with aged cheeses, especially the spicy.
Serve at 18-19 ° C
Available in bottles of 0.375, 0.75, 1.5 liters, and 3L