Ciacci Piccolomini

Rosso di Montalcino 'Rossofonte'

Rosso di Montalcino 'Rossofonte'

Rosso di Montalcino Rossofonte Ciacci Piccolomini
  • 100% Sangiovese
  • From Ciacci’s prized Fonte vineyard in Castelnuovo dell’Abate, near the Pianrosso cru, the original source of the Rosso di Montalcino
  • 1.4 hectares planted in 2003 at 190-220 meters above sea level with marly soils
  • Fermentation in a combination of stainless steel and cement vats
  • Aging in 7.5 to 20hl Slavonian oak for 12 months, plus additional 8 months in bottle
  • 500 cases produced annually on average
  • First produced again in the 2014 vintage, and not produced in 2021

Info

Vintage:
2020
Country:
Italy
Region:
Tuscany
Appellation:
Rosso di Montalcino
Variety:
Sangiovese
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-CIA-11-20 12/750ml

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
91
Date
2023-03-09
James Suckling
Score
90
Date
2023-08-16
Vinous Media
Score
92
Date
2023-04-14
Wine & Spirits
Score
91
Date
2023-07-28

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