Details:MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO PASSITO
Montefalco Sagrantino Passito - Local sweet red Wine
Classification: Denomination of Controlled and Guaranteed Origin
Wine type: Red
Origin of Umbria, the municipality of Montefalco (PG)
Grape: Sagrantino 100%
Harvest: by hand, in the first three weeks of October followed by a natural drying and traditional on pylons in a ventilated room for about 75 days.
Winemaking: Fermentation with the skins for 15 days.
Ageing: Barrique for 6 months in Slavonian oak 18 months.
Refinement: In the bottle for 9 months.
Color: ruby red with violet hues that over time tends to garnet.
Aroma: intense, persistent, with delicate notes of blackberry, blackcurrant, raspberry jam and dried fruit.
Taste: sweet, warm, persistent and full-bodied. Very fine and balanced by sugar with a persistent and pleasant aftertaste of dried fruit.
Gastronomic combinations: The Passito Sagrantino di Montefalco is a traditional meditation wine. It goes well with very seasoned spicy cheese, as well as also with red meat dishes roasted or grilled. Excels when accompanied by sweet: the tradition the bride with typical Umbrian dots, but it is also excellent with red fruit tarts and chocolate.
Alcohol content: 15% Vol.
Serving temperature: 18 ° C