Ripa delle Mandorle IGT

Vicchiomaggio

Pronunciation
vick-yo-MAH-jo reepa dell-ah MAHN-door-lay
Year
Current
Type
Red
Winery
Vicchiomaggio
Region
Toscana
Oenologist
John Matta

Overview

Ripa delle Mandorle literally means hill of the almond trees. This well structured easy to drink Super Tuscan is made from a blend of 75% Sangiovese and 25% Cabernet Sauvignon grown on the estate. It is soft and approachable with a pure flavour and good length.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
75% Sangiovese and 25% Cabernet Sauvignon.
Vinification
Varietals vinified separately. soft press and fermentation in s s tanks with frequent pumping over.
Aging
Individually matured. Sangiovese in s s tanks and the Cabernet in oak. Then blended.
Alcohol
13.5%
| Appearance
Garnet red with light rim.
| Aroma
Predominated by red berry fruit, earth and spice.
| Taste
Elegant, medium-bodied red showing lively acidity and red fruits.
| Serving Suggestions
Serve with roasted and grilled red and white meats, crostini of white beans and olive oil, full flavoured pasta dishes and aged cheese.

Ripa delle Mandorle IGT

Suggested Retail:
$25.00
CSPC#:
718556
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
12