Sagrantino di Montefalco - Goretti

Varietal:   100% Sagrantino                                               Alcohol %: 14

Exposure: West / East                                                         Sugar Residual:  g/l

Dry Extract:  g/l                                                                    Altitude: 400 mts ASL

Soil: Medium soil, limestone-clay mix.                          Age of Vines:  10+ yrs

Appellation: DOCG Montefalco.

Tasting Notes:
On the nose it is complex, very rich. Touch of ripe red fruit, mature black-fruit, blackberry, cherry and black currant with spicy nuances of cocoa, vanilla, liquorice and cinnamon aromas. On the palate it is medium to full bodied, with nice notes, warm and austere, with a perfect harmony between the coffee and tobacco nuances. Slightly tannic.  100% Sagrantino. 

Winemaking: Controlled alcoholic fermentation and maceration.

Aging:  14 to 18 months in barriques and then usually between 12 to 14 months in bottle for refinement.

Food Pairing:   Pasta dishes with intense tomato sauce, roast and grilled meats and fish, excellent with spicy chicken, beef, lamb, game or cheeses.


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Tasting Notes