Syrah Riserva Cortona D.O.C.



VINTAGE:2015

GRAPES : 100%  Syrah

ALCOHOL: 15 %

DESCRIPTION: This Riserva comes from limited locations of vineyards and from the best selection of Syrah grapes. 30 days of maceration with skins.  It stays for 24 months in new French oak and 9 more months in bottle before for stabilization. 

TASTING NOTES: Deep ruby red.  Great nose of wild berries, cherry liqueur, dried violet and forestal scents. Spicy notes of black pepper, cloves, juniper, chocolate and sweet tobacco. Pervasive on the palate, warm and juicy with smooth tannins that blend perfectly with full-bodied structure. Very long and fruity aftertaste.

AWARDS:

 -Syrah Riserva 2015 : 92 pt James Suckling

 PREVIOUS AWARDS:

- Syrah Riserva 2013: 3 Bicchieri Gambero Rosso

- Syrah Riserva 2013: 92pt James Suckling

- Syrah Riserva 2012: 92 pt James Suckling

- Syrah Riserva 2011: 93 pt James Suckling

- Syrah Riserva 2011: 4 Grappoli Bibenda Vini d’Italia