Red Wine

2016 Ca dei Frati Ronchedone Rosso Benaco Bresciano IGT Lombardy Italy

$26.99 USD

2016 Cà Dei Frati Ronchedone (Cabernet Sauvignon, Marzemino and Sangiovese)

View: The 2016 Ca Dei Frati Ronchedone Benaco Bresciano Rosso is wonderful ruby ​​red color.
Nose: Aromas of red fruit, macerated blueberries, cherries in alcohol, vinegar and jam.
Mouth: The palate is powerful and intense, with a pleasant acidity.
APPELLATION: Benaco Bresciano

VINEYARD: This farm Ca dei frait. The grapes for this wine come from vineyards that are grown mainly in Lugana di Sirmione and around the tower of San Martino della Battaglia.The weather here is excellent: cool summers and mild winters, which ensure good performance and slow ripening of the grapes. The soil is chalky, clay and sand. The winery uses a common educational system in the region, with easy band Guyot and spores.

GRAPES: 45% Marzemino, Sangiovese 45% and 10% Cabernet.

AGING: aged in barrels for 14 months followed by 10 months in bottle.

PREPARATION: The harvest was done thoroughly and carefully to ensure that the grapes reach optimal maturity level in the cellar. A longer maceration and then the shells continued to maintain the character of the fruit. Malolactic fermentation was carried out for at least 15 months in barrels. Vinification he finished matured in the bottle, resulting wine unique organoleptic properties.

PAIRING: to accompany red meats, game, pastas, soups with meat and mature cheeses.


ALCOHOL: 14.5%