Saggio

Marche I.G.P. Sangiovese

3bollivegani

Wisdom…a rare and sublime quality…enhanced in the years and by experience… a purpose reached only by the best men. Wisdom is a gift that this wine , 100% Sangiovese, wants to celebrate.

Geographic Production Area
the towns of Offida and Acquaviva Picena, in Ascoli Piceno province
Soil
medium mixture
Height
300 metres above sea level
Growing System
spur pruned cordon
Harvest Time
strictly by hand, end of October
Grapes' Varieties
100% Sangiovese
Wine Production
in red, in stainless steel vat; the wine is fermented with the skins for approx 3 weeks; then, the malolactic fermentation is completed at a controlled temperature of 28°-30°C
Ageing
30% of the wine in wooden barrels (barriques) for 12 months; 70% of the wine in stainless steel tanks for 24 months
Refining
6 months in bottles
Organoleptic Characteristics

Colour intense purple red
Scent red fruits, blackberries and cherries
Flavour strong with cherries, mint and coffee taste, sweet tannic
Alcohol content 14,5%