Planeta Burdese IGT Cabernet Sauvignon

Planeta

Pronunciation
burr-daisey
Year
Current
Type
Red
Winery
Planeta
Region
Sicilia
Oenologist
Alessio Planeta

Overview

Burdese is dialect for Bordeaux. As this wine is made with Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc the Planetas simply refer to the wine in local dialect. This is their lowest production red wine and it is a rarity.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
70% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Cabernet Franc
Vinification
Varietals vinified separately, destemmed, crushed, maceration for 18 days in s s tanks, racked into oak for malolactic ferm.
Aging
Aged for 12 months in French Alliers barriques.
Alcohol
13.4%
| Appearance
Deep and dense ruby.
| Aroma
Berries mingle with black cherries, hints of leather with earthy cocoa together with sea and mineral notes. Spicy structure.
| Taste
Full bodied, challenging, energetic; strong, remarkably deep and dense compact tannin structure.
| Serving Suggestions
Roast wild boar, fettuccine with meat sauce, beef fillet with a red wine sauce, game.

Planeta Burdese IGT Cabernet Sauvignon

Suggested Retail:
$45.00
CSPC#:
634261
Available Sizes:
750ml
1500ml
Bottles Per Case:
6