Caparzo Rosso di Montalcino 2016 - Bottle Shop of Spring Lake

Caparzo Rosso di Montalcino 2016

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Caparzo Rosso di Montalcino 2016
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SKU 13918

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Caparzo was established towards the end of the 1960’s. The vineyards of the Caparzo Estate include about. 90 hectares (210 acres) in Montalcino. The estate is located on a hillside area 220 metres above sea level, facing south and south-east. They grow Sangiovese, Sangiovese Grosso, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Bland and Traminer. The company has grown and adapted with the times all while maintaining and respecting the traditions of the terroir. The rustic and elegant Caparzo villa, La Casa, located at the bottom of Montalcino is available for rent for those who want to fully experience the beauty and tranquillity of the Tuscan countryside.

This is Rosso di Montalcino is from the acclaimed 2016 vintage. Rosso di Montalcino is typically made from the younger vines of the Sangiovese Grosso, which also make each estate's Brunello wines. Therefore, Rosso di Montalcino has earned the nickname of 'baby Brunello.' Also, Rosso di Montalcino wines spend less time in wood compared to Brunello di Montalcino, and are perfect for more simple meals of classic Tuscan fare.

Category Red Wine
Varietal
Region Italy, Tuscany, Rosso di Montalcino
Brand Caparzo
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Wine SpectatorBright and fresh, boasting cherry, raspberry, earth and iron flavors. Balanced, with a burst of energy on the finish. Drink now.

Bruce Sanderson, October 31, 2018

Red

White

Rosé

Sparkling

Kosher

Organic

No Sulfites Added

Biodynamic  

  Sustainable

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