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Barone Ricasoli Bolgheri 2019

Il Vino del Litorale: The Wine of the Coast
  • $75.00

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Primary Notes:

Secondary Notes: Vanilla

Tertiary Notes:

Body: Full

Dryness: Dry

Acidity: Medium

Tannin: Medium +

Alcohol (%):

Origin: Tuscany, Italy

Maker:

Grape: Cabernet Sauvignon Blend

Fermentation: Organic, Natural Slight Wood

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Decanting:

Serving Temperature: Best served between 16–18 degrees.

Asian Food Pairing: Sio bak, Kong Bak Pau

Western Food Pairing: Hare Ragu Papperdelle, Spaghetti Bolognese, roasted and grilled meats, aged cheeses.

Description

Barone Ricasoli Bolgheri 2019

Barone Ricasoli Bolgheri is an intense ruby red colour. Wild berry and cherry nose with spicy nuances of tobacco, vanilla and pepper. The dry and full-bodied palate is harmonious with an elegant structure, bright acidity and excellent tannic grip. Ripe blackberry, black currant and wild black cherry flavours with layers of wild herbs and hints of sweet spices vanilla, oak, liquorice and cinnamon.

A Bordeaux blend comprising of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot, 25% Petit Verdot. The fruit comes from vineyards in Bolgheri, a tiny village just inland from the western Tuscan coast with a storybook Renaissance castle and no train station. A distinctive Tuscan terroir with a Mediterranean climate.
Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature. Ageing for 8 months in barriques.
 
Top Tip: Decant for an hour before serving!
 
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