Abbadia Ardenga Brunello di Montalcino DOCG 2017
Abbadia Ardenga Brunello di Montalcino DOCG is a renowned Italian red wine produced in the Montalcino region of Tuscany. This wine is crafted exclusively from Sangiovese grapes and undergoes a meticulous winemaking process to create a premium expression of Brunello di Montalcino.
Grape Varietal & Region: Abbadia Ardenga Brunello di Montalcino DOCG is made from 100% Sangiovese grapes, also known locally as Brunello. These grapes are grown in the prestigious Montalcino region of Tuscany, Italy, where the unique climate and terroir contribute to the distinct character of the wine.
Taste Profile: This Brunello di Montalcino showcases the classic characteristics of the Sangiovese grape. It presents a complex bouquet of ripe red cherries, plums, and blackberries, accompanied by hints of floral notes, herbs, and spices. On the palate, it offers a full-bodied and well-structured profile with velvety tannins, balanced acidity, and a long, persistent finish.
Winemaking Process: Abbadia Ardenga Brunello di Montalcino DOCG follows traditional winemaking practices. The grapes are carefully harvested by hand and undergo a meticulous sorting process to ensure only the highest-quality fruit is used. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks, followed by aging in large oak barrels and further refinement in bottle before release. This aging process allows the wine to develop its complex flavors and elegant character.
Winemaker Summary: The winemakers at Abbadia Ardenga are dedicated to producing exceptional Brunello di Montalcino wines that reflect the unique terroir of the region. With a combination of traditional winemaking techniques and modern expertise, they strive to create wines that showcase the true expression of Sangiovese and the Montalcino terroir. Abbadia Ardenga Brunello di Montalcino DOCG represents their commitment to quality and their passion for crafting outstanding Italian wines.