Carignano del Sulcis DOC Cardanera, Argiolas
Carignano del Sulcis DOC Cardanera, Argiolas
Ruby red in colour, with an intense nose with notes of wild “macchia Mediterranea” and scents of fresh red fruit. The palate is vibrant, savoury with fine and balanced tannins.

Country and Region: Italy,Sardinia

Classification: DOC

Producer: Argiolas

Wine Style: Red

Grape Varieties : Carignano

Vinification: Harvesting is performed when the grapes are at their optimum ripeness in order to obtain balanced tannins, with the freshness and softness so typical of young Carignano. Fermentation and maceration at controlled temperature for an average period of 12-15 days. Transfer to cement tanks where malolactic fermentation is carried out. Ageing for two months in bottle prior to release.

ABV: 13.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: Over the last 5 years or so, Argiolas have began acquiring vineyards in the area of Sulcis to rejuvenate the historic growth of Carignano grapes there. October 2016 saw the release of the first vintage of Carignano del Sulcis DOC.

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 89.70

Bottle Price: £ 14.95