100% Pugnitello
 

Azienda Agricola Piandaccoli

Pugnitello del Rinascimento

Intense ruby red color with marked garnet reflections. Ripe berries, but also cherry, tobacco and licorice stand out on the nose. Noticeable fruitiness that turns into black cherry jam and black pepper. Good acidity that will give it good aging potential.

Appellation

Toscana IGT

Vineyard

Grown in the Cru "Sasseta" vineyards at 220 meters above sea level, with South-West exposure and medium-textured soils which are rich in river stones.

Vinification

Hand harvested. Soft pressing, fermentation in stainless steel tanks followed by malolactic fermentation in wood. 
Aging for 15 months in 5 hl French oak tonneaux then refinement in the bottle for at least 12 months. Very light filtration. 

Only approximately 2000 Bottles produced and each are numbered.

Pairing

A perfect pairing for Tuscan style meat courses like Peposo stew, grilled steak and roast pork.