Frassinello Vermentino

Castellare di Castellina

Pronunciation
Ver men teen oh
Year
2010
Type
White
Winery
Castellare di Castellina
Region
Toscana
Oenologist
Castellare

Overview

Rocca di Frassinello is located near Grossetto in the North of the Maremma region of Toscana. The winery is beautiful with one of the largest cellars in the world designed by Renzo Piano. Rocca is actually a joint venture between two heavy-weights of the wine world, Chianti producer Castellare di Castellina and the legendary Lafite from France. The Rocca di Frassinello became a big project when happened the arrival of Domain Baron De Rothschild-Lafite, making the first join venture between an Italian and French producer.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
100% Vermentino
Vinification
In stainless steel for 20 days at controlled temperature
Aging
In stainless steel for 6 months
| Appearance
| Aroma
Delicate, fruity and aromatic
| Taste
A balanced taste with a nice acidity and mineral component that leads to a savoury and persistent wine
| Serving Suggestions

Frassinello Vermentino

Suggested Retail:
$35.50
CSPC#:
773412
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6