Color: dark, deep, amaranth-ruby hue. Bouquet: rich and complex, with blackberries jam and licorice, spicy notes of cacao, coffee, black pepper and a hint of vanilla.Taste: full-bodied, powerful and developed with integrated tannins and oak flavors.
Wine Maker Notes
The estate-ownd Sillano vineyard is located atop a hill near Gaville in Chianti. Intense aromas of blackberry jam and licorice define this single vineyard Super Tuscan, while spicy notes of cacao, coffee, black pepper, and a hint of vanilla appear on the close. Carpineto Sillano is a powerful, full bodied wine, with integrated tannins and an oaky finish. Aged in new French and American oak barrels for 12 months and cellared in bottle for 4 years.
60% Sangiovese, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon
best served with game roasts and grilled meats.