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Castello di Nipozzano Mormoreto 2009, Frescobaldi

  • 103486QC-STK
  • Red
  • Cab Sauv / Merlot / Cab Franc / Petit Verdot
  • 2009
  • 750 ml
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Castello di Nipozzano Mormoreto 2009, Frescobaldi

  • 103486QC-STK
  • Red
  • Cab Sauv / Merlot / Cab Franc / Petit Verdot
  • 2009
  • 750 ml

Available format

Unité 2/CS 3/CS 6/CS 12/CS
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Detailed info

Wine description

Castello di Nipozzano Mormoreto 2009, Frescobaldi
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Tasting notes

Mormoreto 2009 is an intense purple red with violet undertones. The nose opens with hints of iodine, black currants and cherry jam, interwoven with complex spices like vanilla, cinnamon and juniper joined by notes of almond. Mild sensations of eucalyptus then dried rose. Important tannins but silken. At the finish Mormoreto is balanced, intense long and persistent

Producer

FRESCOBALDI

Vinification and aging

Length of maceration on the skins : each variety is vinified separetely for 15 days in stainless steel vats, at temperature below 35°C (95° Fahrenheit), followed by maceration on the skins for 20 days. Malolactic fermentation : immediately done after the alcoholic fermentation. Maturation method : barriques of both sawed and split oak, a proportion of which are new with the rest being one year in age. Length of maturation : 24 months in barriques, and 6 mounths in bottle

Terroir

Terrain rich in sand, well drained. Fair presence of calcium. PH neutral or slightly alkaline. Terrain of limestone, rich in clay and very well supplied with calcium. “White” grounds. Rich in surface stones, PH alkaline..

Vintage

2009

Variety

Cab Sauv / Merlot / Cab Franc / Petit Verdot

Colour

Red

Country

ITALY

Region of production

Tuscany

Sub-Region

Pelago

Appellation

IGT Toscana

Scores and awards

93

WS

pts
94

JS

pts

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