The 2008 vintage is a medium ruby red, showing plump red and black cherries, supported by an expressive earthy character and appealing hints of violets. This complex wine has an elegantly structured palate with fine grained tannins.
Fresh and elegant, this medium-bodied red shows ample red fruit and notes of violet and savory herbs with a streak of balanced acids and minerality. Fine-grained tannins lend structure to the lingering and pleasant finish.
(85% Prugnolo Gentile/10% Canaiolo Nero/5% Mammolo). Sourced from the Le Capezzine and the I Poggetti Estate, from vines that are 10 - 35 years old. The hand-picked grapes were macerated on its skins for 20-25 days in stainless steel tanks and aged for18 months in oak barrels (50% Slavonian and 50% in neutral French barriques.)