Terre di San Leonardo 2016

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Terre di San Leonardo 2016

Terre, a Bordeaux blend like San Leonardo and from the same terroir, follows in the footsteps of its “elder brother,” here with remarkable crispness and enviable balance.

Ripe Plum - Black Cherry - Dried Herbs

Accolade: 92 Points, The Wine Advocate

Terre di San Leonardo 2016

For more than 300 years San Leonardo has served as the residence of the Marquis Guerrieri Gonzaga family, its proud custodians. Located in the Vallagarina Valley, the San Leonardo estate is a garden of vineyards and roses. This cuvée is is an accessible and food-friendly blend selected from across the estate.

50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, 10% Carmenère.

Fermentation

Spontaneous 15/18 day fermentation in small concrete vats with periodic pumpovers and délestage.

Maturattion

80% in concrete vats and 20% in French oak barrels.

Cellarability

5 years or more.

Ripe Plum - Black Cherry - Dried Herbs

Comments | Terre, a Bordeaux blend like San Leonardo
and from the same terroir, follows in the footsteps of its
“elder brother,” here with remarkable crispness and enviable
balance.
Grape varieties | 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot,
10% Carmenère
Fermentation | Spontaneous 15/18 day fermentation in
small concrete vats with periodic pumpovers and délestage.
Maturation | 80% in concrete vats and 20% in French oak
barrels
Cellarability | 5 years and more

Accolade: 92 Points, The Wine Advocate

I find it difficult to think of any wine anywhere that has changed as little over the last 30 years as San Leonardo, surely the most successful Bordeaux blend of northern Italy
JANCIS ROBINSON AUGUST 2012
This blockbuster Bordeaux Blend from Trentino is clearly the Sassicaia of the north
JAMES SUCKLING, WINE SPECTATOR, DECEMBER 2001
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Bottles Per Case 6
Vintage 2016
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