Falerno del Massico Rosso DOC Tenute di San Castrese e Parco Nuovo, Villa Matilde
Falerno del Massico Rosso DOC Tenute di San Castrese e Parco Nuovo, Villa Matilde
Showing a deep red, Falerno Rosso is intense, rich bouquet is brimming with fragrant sweet violets, wild black berryfruit, cherry, blackberry, and raspberry. The palate is full-volumed, elegant, and finely balanced in all its components.

Country and Region: Italy,Campania

Classification: Rosso DOC

Producer: Villa Matilde

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Aglianico | Piedirosso

Vinification: Final blend = 80% Aglianico and 20% Piedirosso. The grapes are hand harvested from Villa Matilde's hillside vineyards, south/southwest facing vineyards in Tenute di San Castrese. After de-stemming and pressing, the must ferments on the skins at 25-26° for about 20-25 days, with daily pumpover and délestages. Malolactic fermentation follows. Half of the wine matures in one-third new Allier oak barriques, and the other half in the traditional 10- to 35hl large Slavonian oak casks, for a period of 10-12 months, followed by ageing in the bottle.

ABV: 13.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: Due Bicchieri - Gambero Rosso '16, 4 Grappoli - Duemilavini '16

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 111.60

Bottle Price: £ 18.60