Tenuta Di Sesta Brunello Di Montalcino Riserva DOCG

Owned and run by the Ciacci family, Tenuta di Sesta is recognized as one of the historical estates in Montalcino. The Ciacci’s rely on traditional ageing in big oak barrels and renewed vineyard management based on climatic changes and in favor of the territory to obtain wines that best express the territory of Montalcino. The Brunellos in particular are marked by exotic perfumes and rich complexities.

Since many years, the Brunello Riserva of Tenuta di Sesta has been the result of an accurate agronomical work in the best 3 Brunello vineyards of the estate, finally ended up in the creation of the new Due Lecci Riserva since the 2013 vintage.

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VARIETALS
100% Sangiovese

VINTAGE
2011

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Description

TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 14%
Total acidity 5.67 g/L

APPEARANCE
Ruby red towards garnet with ageing.

NOSE
Ethereal that crumbles into shades of violet, iris, bringing the humble fruits of the forest to mind.

PALATE
Dry, soft with velvet tannins, balanced, very intense, very persistent and elegant.

AGEING
Aging in Slavonian oak barrels of 30-35 hl for 3,5 years followed by 12 months in bottle.

PAIRING
Riserva Brunello pairs superbly with Italian and International cuisine; typical Tuscan dishes, roasts, game, mushrooms, red meats and seasoned sheep’s cheese.

READINESS FOR DRINKING
Drink now.

RATINGS

94pts

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