Lungarotti Umbria IGT Rosso Sangiovese | Dry Red Wine (2018) 750ml | Lungarotti

Umbria Rosso Sangiovese 13%alc., Still, Dry, Italian Red Wine, Sangiovese, Umbria IGT Rosso - Lungarotti

Code: G09100000006108

Umbria Rosso Sangiovese I.G.T. Dry Red Wine 2018 750ml / Lungarotti

Type of wine: medium-bodied red

Grape varietals: Sangiovese harvested between September and October. Pruning: spurred cordon; planting density: 4000 – 5000 vines/ha; yield: 12 tonnes/hectare

Soil type: medium mixture, tendentially clayey

Vinification: fermentation in stainless steel with brief skin contact; intense daily pumping over and racking after 10-12 days

Colour: brilliant violet red

Bouquet: green spices, pepper and cinnamon, typical expression of Sangiovese, the finish is slightly buttery with hints of black cherry

Flavour: characterized by good balance, it has long and soft freshness and structure, expressing immediate fruit flavour with pleasant floral hints and notes of violet; fresh and persistent finish

Alcohol by volume: 13%

Consumption: a tasty complement to daily meals, extremely pleasant even in summer at cool temperatures. Serve at 14-16°C (57-61°F)

Food affinities: very pleasantly accompanies pasta and risotto, barbecued foods, cold cuts, spicy foods and chili and, naturally, pizza, focaccia and quiche

Focus: young and with attractive vinousness, an ideal wine for one-course meals

Anecdotes: Sangiovese is central Italy’s and Umbria’s most common varietal: it produces great wines as a blend or pure, but is also ideal for fresher and very pleasant wines as daily companions

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Grape VarietySangiovese
PackagingGlass Bottle 750ml
Alcoholic Strength13%