Montefalco Rosso DOC

Arnaldo Caprai

Pronunciation
Monte-fahl-co
Year
Current Vintage
Type
Red
Winery
Arnaldo Caprai
Region
Umbria
Oenologist
Attilio Pagli

Overview

Montefalco Rosso embodies a great bond between the wine and the area of Montefalco. It is produced from Sangiovese, Merlot and a small percentage of Sagrantino grapes, for which the Arnaldo Caprai winery is best known.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
70% Sangiovese, 15% Sagrantino, 15% Merlot
Vinification
Fermentation and Maceration 10 to 15 days with pumping over twice a day
Aging
12 months 70% in barrels 30% French oak barriques. Min 4 months in bottle
Alcohol
14%
| Appearance
Rich ruby red
| Aroma
Sensationally intense with notes of ripe red fruit and delicate hints of vanilla
| Taste
Full bodied, rich, dry with a long finish
| Serving Suggestions
Serve at 18C. Best served with red and white meat, cured meats and aged cheeses.

Montefalco Rosso DOC

Suggested Retail:
$29.00
CSPC#:
476879
Available Sizes:
750ml