I vini del Cortona DOC

Il Castagno

Il Castagno

Il Castagno

Producer
Fabrizio Dionisio
Grape variety
100% Syrah
Alcohol content
14% vol
Maturation
18 months in french oak barriques
Refining
6 months in bottles
Color
Deep ruby red with purple hints
Serving temperature
18° C
Smell
Rich and complex, with notes of pepper, ripe berries, sweet spicy flavours of vanilla, dark chocolate, mineral and balsamic hints
Taste
Very soft and full-bodied, with smooth, silky tannins and good acidity
Food matching
Elaborated and tasty first courses, grilled and stewed red meat, aged cheese