Castello di Monsanto

Monrosso D.O.C.G.

Estate grown blend of 80% Sangiovese, 10% Canaiolo, 10% Merlot. A noble, graceful harmonious red with fresh cherry and red berry fruit with soft tannins, leading to an elegant finish.

REGION: Chianti, Tuscany – Italy

APPELLATION: Chianti Colli Senesi D.O.C.G.

GRAPES: 80% Sangiovese , 10% Canaiolo and 10% Merlot

VINIFICATION: Select grapes are hand harvested and fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel and macerate for twelve days.

AGING: Six months in Slovenian oak casks with an additional six months rest in bottle.

COLOR: Ruby red with nuances of violet

AROMA: Intense aromas of ripe red berries.

PALATE:  Soft and elegant, with flavors of red berry fruit and a pleasant acidity, leading to a lingering finish.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Enjoy with antipasto, grilled meats, burgers and Italian specialties.

ALCOHOL: 13.5%