Braccale – Toscana IGT

From the splendid and untainted nature of Castello di Montepò comes this new wine of Jacopo Biondi Santi: a subtle balance between the austerity of traditional Sangiovese BBS11 and the roundness of Merlot, perfectly adapted to the Maremma.

Braccale – Toscana IGT

Details

Producer

Biondi Santi – Montepo

Country

Italië

Region

Toscane

Growing area

Scansano (Grosseto)

Farming type

Traditioneel

Grapes

Sangiovese, Merlot

Product code

2083001

Color

Rood

Sparkling

No

Vegan

No

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Vinification

Harvest

Harvest in middle of September for Merlot and beginning of October for Sangiovese and gently pressed.

Fermentation

Vinification separately for each grape variety, with a long lasting maceration (10 days) including the malolactic fermentation.

Ageing

The maturation for 12 months in stainless steel vats.

Finishing

-

Organoleptic

Colour

Intense ruby red with purple tones.

Bouquet

Elegant and complex, with intense smells of red fruit and notes of spices and flowers.

Palate

The great roundness of Merlot meets the delicacy of Sangiovese and gives persistence and contemporaneously an extraordinary tannins.

Food pairing and serving

Food

Ideal with all first courses of the Tuscan tradition, second courses of white meat, neat stewed fish, or medium aged cheeses.

Serving

Best served at 18°C or serve at room temperature after oxygenation.

Bossen, heuvels en een oud landhuis: Maremma, een prachtig landschap van velden, olijfbomen en wijngaarden. Een echt wijnhuis. In het hart van de Maremma schrijven Jacopo Biondi Santi en zijn kinderen een nieuw hoofdstuk in de familiegeschiedenis van uitmuntende wijnbereiding.

Biondi Santi – Montepo