[First release in 2005, a new wine]
The King of Italy wine, Gaya Winery in Tuscany owned 'Pieve Santa Restituta".
Is a name already written in the land inventory of 1547, the history field. Actually, this vineyard is that case bass next to the great terroirs.
Pieve Santa Restituta in four vineyards, grapes from the 40 acres will be built. Three field consists mainly from here called the "galestro" marl and calcareous soil of clay and limestone, remaining one thing. The average age is 23 years. The grapes are separately for each plot each takes place in stainless steel tanks of different fermentation for 3 weeks. After malolactic fermentation, blend all entered into the 500-liter traditional cask casks and shipped after 12 months of aging in the 24-month maturity, concrete tanks. All parcel Pieve Santa Restituta including "Suga Riley', 'leinina' was used.
Rosso di Montalcino, IGT does not exist in Pieve Santa Restituta. It is built only sufficient condition vintage Brunello di Montalcino to build a limited stock.
Skills such as condensed hues, cherry and forest fruits, aromatic herbs and Juniper aroma.
Creating reverberations linger longer ripe tannins, acidity and rich structure.
Actually top cuvee Pieve Santa Restituta, single vineyard sugary Ray is in the wine review magazine past Apogee has earned.
■ region: Tuscany, Italy
■ producer: Pieve Santa Restituta
■ grape varieties: Sangiovese 100%
■ type: thick, spicy, chunky Red