Wine Fattoria La Lecciaia, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva, 2012
Reviews of purchase Fattoria La Lecciaia, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva, 2012
Wine of intense ruby red color with purple highlights.
Taste wine elegant, balanced, with tannins that give a feeling of freshness and a long sweet finish.
The wine has a delicate, enchanting aroma with hints of berry, nuances of green pepper, vanilla and spices.
The wine goes well with meats, cheeses, pates, game, poultry, fish fillet in pistachio crust.
"Le Macchiole" Rosso - this is a wine that perfectly reflects the combination of international and local grape varieties with characteristics of the terroir of Tuscany. Wines Le Makkiole are renowned for their excellent quality and have earned recognition in many countries of the world, but they are manufactured in strictly limited quantities. Vineyards, which grow red grapes for "Le Makkiole", located on the sandy soils interspersed with lime. Typically, the grapes are harvested from the first to the third week of September. Wine fermentation and maceration tested at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks. Then the wine is aged for 6 months in French oak barrels for a volume of 225 liters.
Le Makkiole economy is in the heart of Bolgheri, about five kilometers from the sea. C inception wineries have been many years of experiments and studies that have been directed to ensure that it is here, on the Tuscan land, fully reveal the potential and learn the possibility of such atypical Tuscan grape varieties like Cabernet Franc, Syrah, Merlot, Sauvignon and Chardonnay. Of them were created by excellent wines, which are made on a "per vine - one bottle." Following the recognition in Italy came to Le Makkiole and international fame, their wine literally captivated the world for their superior quality.
Winery Fattoria La Lecciaia undergone a complete modernization of the equipment and has introduced the most advanced production technology, when in 1983, Mauro Pacini bought this economy with the aim of creating wines in the best traditions of Brunello di Montalcino. Farm La Lecciaia is in Villafriko, not far from Siena, in the neighborhood of the oldest and prestigious farms Montalcino. Location management of vineyards is ideal for the production of quality wines, thanks to the structure of the soil and the microclimate of the beautiful area.
More than 60 hectares owned by the winery, partially occupied by forests and olive trees, and half of the 15 hectares of vineyards are planted with vines Sangiovese Grosso. From grapes grown here, it turns out only about 100 000 bottles of wine Brunello di Montalcino, of which 20 000 bottles - a Brunello di Montalcino Riserva.