The Sant 'Ercolano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG by Carpineto appears in the glass in an intense, impenetrable red with violet reflections and enchants with its wine bouquet. This contains the nuances of blackcurrants, black pepper and is accompanied by fine vanilla and liquorice.
This red wine cuvée from Tuscany reflects the already perceived aromas on the palate and is expressive.
Vinification for the Sant 'Ercolano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG by Carpineto
The grapes for this red wine from Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grow on a southern slope and soils with clay and sandy layers.
The fermentation of this Italian red wine takes place with autochthonous yeasts in small fermenters made of glass concrete with a 15-day maceration at a controlled temperature of 25-30 ° Celsius.
This cuvée was then matured for about 12 months in small 225-litre American and French oak barrels and then bottled without further treatment.
Food recommendation for the Sant 'Ercolano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG from Carpineto
Enjoy this dry red wine with fine roasts, grilled meat and steak.
Awards and medals for the Sant 'Ercolano Vino Nobile by Carpineto
Vinum: 17.5/20 points for 2009 Wine
Spectator: 92 points for 2007
I Vini di Veronelli: 92 points for 2007
I Vini di Veronelli: 92 points for 2006
|Type of Wine:||Red wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,4|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||2,0|
|Sub region:||Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG (IT)|
|Occasion & Theme:||family event , Gift for good friends , Gift for customers , Romantic Dinner , Valentine's Day|
|Ageing in:||small barrel|
|Grape Variety:||Cabernet Sauvignon , Merlot , Sangiovese|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||DOCG Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita|
|Awards:||Vinum - 17.5 Punkte|
|Soil:||steep Slope , Sand , Loam|
|Maturation:||American Oak , French Oak|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||14|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||berry fruit , 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|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||20|
|Alcohol % ABV:||14,1|
|Allergens & Misc. Ingredients:||contains sulfites and sulfur dioxide|
|Distributor:||Carpineto Srl - loc. Dudda 17/b - 50022 Greve in Chianti - Italien|