Filicheto Vino Nobile di Montepulciano docg

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Product SKU
IT69
Vintage: 2014

CASTELLANI FILICHETO DOCG - Nobile di Montepulciano, Tuscany, ITALY

Ruby red colour tending to garnet with ageing. Characteristic bouquet, delicate with notes of violets and typical aromas of tobacco and leather. Great tannins on the palate, dry and harmonious. Food pairings Ideal with all Mediterranean dishes, roast, game meat and spicy cheese. Serve at room temperature. Story and curiosity The origin of Vino Nobile goes back to the 17th century, when it was defined The King of Tuscan Wines (Francesco Redi, Bacco in Toscana). Doubtlessly drunk and appreciated by aristocrats and gentlemen (hence its name) this wine has transcended its fame to modern times. In the last 15 years (it was given the D.O.C.G. in 1980), Castellani took part to the renewal of the excellence of this wine, thanks to increased financial energies and up-dated philosophy. The improved vineyard management and modernization in the cellars have elevated the quality level of our Vino Nobile. Today it is considered one of the most prestigious red Italian wines.

Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

RM110.00
Country ITALY Grape Varietal Sangiovese

Product Description

Description

Ruby red colour tending to garnet with ageing. Characteristic bouquet, delicate with notes of violets and typical aromas of tobacco and leather. Great tannins on the palate, dry and harmonious. Blend of 90% Prugnolo Gentile and 10% Canaiolo, aged a minimum of 24 months in traditional Tuscan barrels. Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Ideal with all Mediterranean dishes, roasts and game meat.
  • Cheese Spicy cheeses

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Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Sangiovese
Vintage 2014
Country ITALY
Winemakers Sabino Russo
Producer Castellani spa
Average Age of Vines 18 years
Harvest Method We follow the traditional vinification methods: completely mature grapes are harvested from vineyards and processed in membrane presses.
Fermentation and Maceration Fermentation takes place at controlled temperatures with a prolonged maceration with the skins.
Aging Minimum ageing period is 24 months in traditional Tuscan casks
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Complex, Fruity, Herbal
Nose Attribute Animal, Floral, Red Berries, Toasted
SKU IT69

Vineyard Info

Our Filicheto Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is produced and refined in the heart of the production area, between Val D’Orcia and Valdichiana, from vineyards situated in a countryside rich in monuments, villas and country homes. The origin of Vino Nobile goes back to the 17th century, when it was defined «The King of Tuscan Wines» (Francesco Redi, Bacco in Toscana). Doubtlessly drunk and appreciated by aristocrats and gentlemen (hence its name) this wine has transcended its fame to modern times.

Castellani is one of the leading Italian private wineries owned by the Castellani Family that in 2018 celebrates the 115th Anniversary since the start of the export activity; today Castellani exports quality Italian wines to 46 countries in the world.

Description

Ruby red colour tending to garnet with ageing. Characteristic bouquet, delicate with notes of violets and typical aromas of tobacco and leather. Great tannins on the palate, dry and harmonious. Blend of 90% Prugnolo Gentile and 10% Canaiolo, aged a minimum of 24 months in traditional Tuscan barrels. Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Ideal with all Mediterranean dishes, roasts and game meat.
  • Cheese Spicy cheeses

Awards

More Information
Product Type Red Wine
Grape Varietal Sangiovese
Vintage 2014
Country ITALY
Winemakers Sabino Russo
Producer Castellani spa
Average Age of Vines 18 years
Harvest Method We follow the traditional vinification methods: completely mature grapes are harvested from vineyards and processed in membrane presses.
Fermentation and Maceration Fermentation takes place at controlled temperatures with a prolonged maceration with the skins.
Aging Minimum ageing period is 24 months in traditional Tuscan casks
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Complex, Fruity, Herbal
Nose Attribute Animal, Floral, Red Berries, Toasted
SKU IT69

Our Filicheto Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is produced and refined in the heart of the production area, between Val D’Orcia and Valdichiana, from vineyards situated in a countryside rich in monuments, villas and country homes. The origin of Vino Nobile goes back to the 17th century, when it was defined «The King of Tuscan Wines» (Francesco Redi, Bacco in Toscana). Doubtlessly drunk and appreciated by aristocrats and gentlemen (hence its name) this wine has transcended its fame to modern times.

Castellani is one of the leading Italian private wineries owned by the Castellani Family that in 2018 celebrates the 115th Anniversary since the start of the export activity; today Castellani exports quality Italian wines to 46 countries in the world.