Castello di Monsanto

Nemo I.G.T.

Estate grown 100% Cabernet Sauvignon. Opulent notes of black currant, cassis, black cherry and black peppermingle, leading to a long, silky finish.   A powerful, polished, singular Cabernet.

REGION: Tuscany, Italy

APPELLATION: Toscana I.G.T.

PRODUCTION AREA: Loc. Monsanto – Barberino Val d’Elsa  Single ‘Il Mulino’ Vineyard (7 hectares)

GRAPE:   100% Cabernet Sauvignon

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

AGING: 18 months in new French oak with an additional 12 months in bottle before release.

COLOR: Ruby red with purple reflections

AROMA: Intense and complex with rich aromas of black fruit, cassis and vanilla.

PALATE:  Full bodied with rich black fruit flavors lead into a supple, long finish.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Well matched with roasts, red meats, game, hearty stews, rich pasta entrées and soft cheeses.

ALCOHOL: 14%