Wine Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva, 2003, 1.5 L
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Wine brilliant ruby color with garnet rim.
The wine has a smooth vkus- warm, with lively acidity and fine-grained tannins. Very long aftertaste with notes of ripe fruit.
The wine has a pleasant, complex aroma with notes of red and black forest fruits (blackberries and wild strawberries), which are replaced by notes of plum and cherry liqueur. Also there are notes of spices, vanilla, roasted coffee beans and tobacco leaves with subtle hints of balsam and mineral tint in the background.
Wine is perfect for meat dishes and aged cheeses.
Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2003 - an amazing well-balanced and rich wine that is made from hand-picked, carefully selected grapes. Fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature for 10 days. The wine is aged in barrels of Slavonian and French oak for 4 years, and then another year in the bottle.
Kasteldzhokondo - is the greatest possession, producing Brunello di Montalcino wine, it belongs to the Marchesi de Frescobaldi economy since 1989. With its location and the considerable length of vineyards Kasteldzhokondo is at the forefront of winemaking and on new technologies for growing vines, and in terms of the equipment used. It produces truly modern wine - elegant, balanced, full-bodied and has a rich flavor.
For over 700 years Frescobaldi family is engaged in cultivation of grapes, their name is closely connected with the history of art, culture and commerce of Tuscany. Frescobaldi always successfully combines extensive experience with innovation. In the 14th century they delivered their wines of the British royal family, as well as the courts of many European countries.
Since the second half of the 20th century, the Frescobaldi were the main actors of the Tuscan winemaking, one of the first planted grape varieties such as Chardonnay, Cabernet, Merlot and Pinot using new techniques in the production of wine. At this time, there was a significant increase in the production of wine Frescobaldi family. In 1989 it was bought by the biggest economy in the region, Brunello, and in 1995 signed an agreement with a California winery joint venture in Tuscany for the production and distribution of Tuscan wines of the highest quality in the world market. But, despite the fact that for many years farming Marchesi de Frescobaldi has undergone many changes, it never changes hands, while remaining a family company. Frescobaldi have nine holdings located in the best areas of Tuscany, where are elite wines. Manufacture of wines made only from his grapes, exposure takes place in French oak barrels and stainless steel vats. Wine company Marchesi de Frescobaldi exported to more than 60 countries.