Villa Donoratico DOC Bolgheri, Tenuta Argentiera
Villa Donoratico DOC Bolgheri, Tenuta Argentiera
A balanced and delicious red with currant, cherry and chocolate character. Hints of spice. Medium body, firm and silky tannins and a beautiful finish. Linear and long.

Country and Region: Italy,Tuscany

Classification: DOC Bolgheri

Producer: Tenuta Argentiera

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Cabernet Franc | Cabernet Sauvignon | Merlot

Vinification: The different grape varieties (45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Cabernet Franc & 25% Merlot) are vinified separately; fermentation and maceration take place in stainless steel tanks for about 20/25 days at a controlled temperature of 28-30°C. The wine is then transferred into new and one year used 225L French oak barriques (Allier & Troncais) where malolatic fermentation is completed. It is then aged for 12 months in barriques and after blending, a further nine months in bottle.

ABV: 14.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: James Suckling, 92 points

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 155.70

Bottle Price: £ 25.95