5L Turriga IGT Isola dei Nuraghi, Argiolas
5L Turriga IGT Isola dei Nuraghi, Argiolas
Complex aromas of sweet berries such a raspberries as well as plums. Floral and perfumed as well. Full body and very velvety and polished tannins that give the wine a caressing mouthfeel. Persistent and already satisfying.

Country and Region: Italy,Sardinia

Classification: IGT Isola dei Nuraghi

Producer: Argiolas

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Bovale Sardo | Cannonau | Carignano | Malvasia Nera

Vinification: The Turriga vineyard encompasses 15 acres. Calcerous and rocky soil with a Southeastern aspect. The vines were first planted here in 1970 with the first vintage of Turriga released in 1988. The final blend is 85% Cannonau, 5% Carignano, 5% Bovale Sardo and 5% Malvasia Nera. The grapes are meticulously hand picked in September. They are fermented separately in stainless steel tanks with racking for approximately 16-18 days. The wines are then aged in new French oak 225L barrels for 20 months. The final assemblage is made before the final wine spends a further 12 months in bottle before release.

ABV: 14.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: James Suckling, 95 points

Case Size: 1

Case price: £ 475.00

Bottle Price: £ 475.00