BOLGHERI ROSSO DOCPleasing to the eye, talented, and like all blessed with the flush of youth, fresh and impulsive.
BOLGHERI ROSSO DOC
Bolgheri Rosso is Donne Fittipaldi’s entry wine. An everyday companion, with a strong sense of origin: Bolgheri. Pleasant and full of character, fresh and impulsive. A bright red, fruity yet complex, easy to drink and match to a varied choice of food, a unique and peculiar interpretation of this classic terroir.
Donne Fittipaldi Bolgheri Rosso Bolgheri Rosso DOC.
First Vintage produced: 2007
Grape variety: 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc, 5% Petit Verdot and 5% Malbec.
Vineyard site: Vigna del Bruciato.
Training System: Cordon spur.
Yield: 1000 gr per plant.
Harvest: from the beginning of September till the first half of October.
Vinification: Manual harvesting, soft destemming and a delicate handling of the grapes, followed by natural fermentation with indigenous yeasts and 15-days maceration in contact with the skins.
Aging: 12 months in barriques, 2 ̊ and 3° passage.
Colour: Intense Ruby Red.
Nose: very fruity with notes of cherry, ribes and discreet underlying spicies.
Taste: Great freashness and harmony. A classic, elegant Red, wih round and silky tannins that results in a pleasant and long-lasting finish.
Alcohol: 14% vol
Food pairing: excellent with Red meats and medium to aged cheeses, it can also be paired with some hearty fish dishes of the local cuisine.
Service temperature: 15-16°C