Casanova della Spinetta

'Sassontino 10 Year Release'

'Sassontino 10 Year Release', Casanova della Spinetta [wood]

'Sassontino 10 Year Release', Casanova della Spinetta [wood]

95% Sangiovese, 5% Colorino from 50 year old vines grown in sandy calcareous soil with ocean sediments.  Alcoholic fermentation occurs over 6-8 days followed by malolactic fermentation in oak.  Aged 12-14 months in new, medium-toast French oak barrels, then transferred to stainless steel vats for 3 months before bottling. Unfined/Unfiltered. Wine rests in the bottle until the 10 year anniversary of the harvest!

Info

Vintage:
2008
Country:
Italy
Region:
Tuscany
Appellation:
IGT Tuscany
Variety:
Blend - Super Tuscan
Color:
Red
Farming Practice:
Sustainable

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-RIT-40-08 6/750ml

Resources

Press & Reviews

Wine Advocate
Score
94
Date
2021-12-16

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