Sacchetto's La Cortigiana Merlot Veneto IGT shimmers in the glass of ruby red with a tendency towards a gorgeous burgundy. The bouquet of this cuvée unfolds with the delicious aromas of cherries and blackcurrants, which are rounded off by fine spice notes.
This juicy and full-bodied red wine is wonderfully soft and rounded on the palate.
Vinification of the Sacchetto La CortigianaThis
cuvée is vinified 85% from Merlot and 15% from Cabernet Sauvignon.The
must is macerated under temperature control for 8-10 days. After fermentation, one part of this red wine is aged for 6-8 months in barriques, the other for 10-12 months in Slavonic oak barrels. For the finishing touches, La Cortigiana is refined in stainless steel tanks and then bottled.
Food recommendation for the Sacchetto La Cortigiana
Enjoy this dry red wine with roast pork or grilled, white and red meat.
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,4|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||5,0|
|Occasion & Theme:||Thanksgiving , family event , to enjoy during the week , barbecue , perfect for an evening in front of the chimney|
|Ageing in:||stainless steel tank , small barrel|
|Grape Variety:||Cabernet Sauvignon , Merlot|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||IGT Indicazione Geografica Tipica|
|Maturation:||stainless steel tank , Slavonian oak , Barrique 225 l , bottle-aged|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , stone fruits , spicy|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||15 - 18|
|Food Pairing:||dark food , bright, hearty dishes|
|Glass Recommendation:||Red Wine Glass|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Bordeaux Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0,75|
|Alcohol % ABV:||13,0|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Sacchetto S.R.L. - Via Roma 44 - 35010 Trebaseleghe - Italien|