Poggio di Sotto, Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2007 : Best Italian Red Wine
Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2007
Brunello di Montalcino DOCG RESERVE
This Wine is produced each year in selecting the best barrels of the entire basement, which generally corresponds to the ecological niche of the vineyards at 200 m . above sea level . The production area is that of the Abbot of Castelnuovo , in the valley of the Orcia river . The cultivation of the vineyard is to cordon. The harvest is done manually in boxes of 15-20 kg , in the second half of September. The yield is 30-35 quintals per hectare The grapes are selected more than once in the vineyard and a selection is made manually in the cellar. Winemaking in wooden vats , spontaneous fermentation and maceration very prolonged , with pumping air. Aging in casks of 30 hl oak for 60 months and in bottle for 12 months. The wine is not filtered before bottling.
Wine powerful and elegant at the same time : ethereal and spicy but fragrant , with notes of fruit.
Appellation: Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva
Composition: 100% Sangiovese
Color : ruby red tending to garnet Sangiovese
Production 4,000 bottles