Albiano Tuscany Red
13 February 2018

CIRIÈ
Orcia DOC

Sangiovese 60%, Merlot 40%


T his wine takes its name from the exclamation of local farmers, "Cirie" (There he is again) who have seen the rebirth of the vineyard where in fact there has always been.

Organoleptic Analysis

Colour

very intense and limpy ruby red.

Bouquet

rich with fresh fruit and mature fruit notes together with wooden aroma which are well – integrated.

Flavour

soft and balanced, very powerful.

Serving temperature

20 centigrade degrees.

In the Vineyard

Soil type: loam-sandy clay with a south-east, south-west exposition
Average altitude of the vineyards: 380 mt a.s.l
Vine density per hectare: 6.250
Trellising system: vertical trellis with a 1 m foliage framework on spurred cordon with two buds.

In the Cellar

Fermentation: Sangiovese in oak vat and Merlot in inox tanks by natural gravity
Aging: Sangiovese in oak vat and Merlot in new or second-use small French oak tonneaux for two years.
Bottle aging: at least six months
Alcohol content %: 14,50
Total acidity %: 5,10
Reducing sugars: 1,47