Fattoria dei Barbi Brunello di Montalcino 2012


£35.64

One Case ( 6 Bottles ): £213.90

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  • Powerfully structured, this is an austere, warm, amply flavoured wine with a deep ruby to brick-red colour and a richly complex, dry, full and soft palate. A muscular, full-bodied wine with great richness.
  • 75cl
  • Italy
  • Red, Richly Textured and Full-Bodied
  • Fattoria dei Barbi
  • 14.50 %
  • Natural Cork
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Country: Italy
Region: Tuscany
Sub-Region: Montalcino
Grapes: Grape Sangiovese 100
Tasting Note:
Powerfully structured, this is an austere, warm, amply flavoured
wine with a deep ruby to brick-red colour and a richly complex, dry,
full and soft palate. A muscular, full-bodied wine with great
richness.
Winemaking:
The vineyards are planted at an altitude of between 350 and
500m a.s.l. with an exposure to the South East. The vines are at
least 15 years old and planted in a gravely soil with small amounts
of clay and alluvial deposits. The harvest took place by hand during
the last weekend in September and the first week in October. The
fermentation lasted nearly 3 weeks with the juice kept in contact
with the skins. After the fermentation process the wine was aged
in French and Slovenian oak for a period of 2 years. Once bottled
the wine was allowed to rest for a further 6 months prior to
release..
Vineyard :
Grapes: Sangiovese 100% - Soil: Marn, sand, limestone and clay -
Altitude: from 250 to 550 mt - Age of the vines: from 15 to 60
years - Exposure: East/South/West - Yeld of grapes: <5 tons per
hectar - Number of vines per hectar: 5.000 - Method of rearing:
spurred cordon
Food matching:
Brunello di Montalcino is the King of Tuscan wines. It should
accompany strongly flavoured meats and game.

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Vintage
2012
Bottle Size
75cl
Case Size
6 Bottles

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Fattoria dei Barbi Brunello di Montalcino 2012

  • Powerfully structured, this is an austere, warm, amply flavoured wine with a deep ruby to brick-red colour and a richly complex, dry, full and soft palate. A muscular, full-bodied wine with great richness.
  • 75cl
  • Italy
  • Red, Richly Textured and Full-Bodied
  • Fattoria dei Barbi
  • 14.50 %
  • Natural Cork

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