IGT TUSCAN RED WINE “NERO DEL COLLE”
23 February 2017

PASSITO WINE “SOLARE” Bottle 0.5 lt

13,00

In the traditional Tuscan countryside this wine is used to welcome and when entertaining. It is a perfect match for dried pastries (such as the almond cantucci)  and with aged cheese.

The wine has an amber-yellow color, the nose is intense, persistent yet fine, with an ethereal and fruity bouquet and a pleasant note reminiscent of the acacia honey and marmalade.

The palate is warm, harmonious and smooth, with a pleasant consistency of spices and dried fruit.

Description

VINEYARDS FEATURES GRAPE VARIETY ‘: San Colombano, Malvasia Bianca, Trebbiano Toscano

ALTITUDE: 80-100 m s.l.m

LAND: loose valley

EXPOSURE: East / South East (1.5 ha) and West (1 ha)

SURFACE: 2.50 hectares

SIXTH PLANT: 2.50 m X 0.8 m

PLANT DENSITY: 5000 plants per hectare

TRAINING SYSTEM: Tuscan Flipped

AVERAGE YIELD PER PLANT: 2 kg per plant

HARVEST PERIOD: late October

HARVESTING METHOD: Manually

PRESSING: Soft

FERMENTATION: the must is fermented in sealed chestnut barrels and then exposed to wide temperature fluctuations for 2 years.

MATURING: in carboys and chestnut barrels

CHARACTERISTICS:

The wine has an amber-yellow color, the nose is intense, persistent yet fine, with an ethereal and fruity bouquet and a pleasant note reminiscent of the acacia honey and marmalade.

The palate is warm, harmonious and smooth , with a pleasant consistency of spices and dried fruit.

Alcohol content: 17 ° vol.

In the traditional Tuscan countryside this wine is used to welcome and when entertaining. It is a perfect match for dried pastries (such as the almond cantucci)  and with aged cheese.

It should be served at 5-7°C as an aperitif and at 16-18°C with dessert

Additional information
Weight0.950 kg
Dimensions6.2 × 6.2 × 30 cm