Full Product Description
THE PRODUCER : Salcheto
Denomination: Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG
Grape-variety: Prugnolo Gentile 100%
Alcohol: 13 %
Aging: For about 18 months in wood barrels.
The red wine Nobile di Montepulciano of the Salcheto winery is produced with 100% Prugnolo Gentile grapes. The annual production is about 65000 bottles. This limit comes from the peculiarity connected to the grapes selection of this fantastic red wine of Montepulciano.
The aging period takes place in wood barrels for about 18 months and for a minimum part of the grapes (30%) in tonneaux. The choice is to give to the wine the right structure. The following refinement takes place in medium- large barrels.
The proof of this wine is 13,5 degrees and there is a cold maturation and it has a low acid degree which corresponds to a 3,63 Ph. Also the whole acidity is medium low at 5,68 Ph.
Colour: Vividly dense red colour.
Nose: Fruity cherries.