Wine Caccia al Piano 1868, "Levia Gravia", Bolgheri Superiore DOC, 2013
Reviews of purchase Caccia al Piano 1868, "Levia Gravia", Bolgheri Superiore DOC, 2013
The wine is dense, rich red color.
Rich, full-bodied, but delicate taste of the wine has a solid structure with expressive tannins and shows spicy, fruit, animals and balsamic tones. The finish is long, with notes of dried fruits and spices.
Sophisticated, sensual aroma of wine is filled with hints of plum, black currant liqueur, raspberry jam, wild red berries, violets, Virginia tobacco and white truffle, balsamic and liquorice, energetic nuances of blackberry and cherry.
The wine goes well with red meat, game, hard and blue cheeses.
"Levia Gravia" - a great, rich, mellow and expressive red wine. The wine is named after a collection of poems by the sign of the XIX century Italian poet and Nobel Prize winner Giosuè Carducci. Cabernet Sovinbon, Merlot and Syrah, the wine blend component "Levian gravel," is going to a cool time of the day at different times, depending on the ripeness of the grapes. Harvest carefully sorted and separated from the ridges. Alcoholic fermentation at controlled temperature lasts 25 days. Next, the malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels. The maturation of the wine takes place in two stages: about two years in French oak barriques and in bottles a year after bottling. The wine has a good potential for storage.
The history and the creation of outstanding things often starts with a dream. It is a dream started in the middle of the 1950s, the history of the winery Guido Berlucchi, which is considered the most successful creator of sparkling wines. The cellars in the province of Brescia Borgonato young winemakers Berluchchi Guido and Giorgio Lanchani set about implementing his dream - the creation of high-quality sparkling wines, capable of competing with champagne. While it was a very ambitious undertaking, as young producers did not have the proper equipment or materials, nor the fundamental experience. they created wine "Pinot del Castello" With great enthusiasm and diligence, which, however, had a problem with resistance. In 1954, the company entered into their enterprising winemaker Franco Dziliani by then graduated from a reputable institution oenology Alba. Together they will pass the difficult path of trial and error before the 1961 release of 3000 bottles of delicious sparkling wine "Pinot di Franciacorta", conquered the Italians. From that time to the "Guido Berlucchi" company's unprecedented success has come, and with him the orders for 20,000, and then at 100 .000 bottles, turning the dream into reality, and the dream into reality.
Today the winery "Guido Berluchchi" adapts advanced winemaking technology with enormous experience in the production of sparkling wines. In the last decade, the company launched the new course - the creation of high-quality products through the modernization of equipment and purchase of new wineries. So, in 2003, the winery was founded Caccia al Piano 1868 Bolgheri. The new generation of Guido Berluchchi today presented his sons Franco and Cristina Dziliani - Arturo and Paolo, who are actively involved in the family business. Now they produce about 5 million bottles a year, certainly maintaining the highest quality.