Sirah Tuscany IGT
A Tuscan red wine from the famous Chianti Classico area, is a versatile, long-lived, elegant and classy wine, which lends itself very well to aging in oak. It has a ruby red color that tends to garnet when aged. On the palate, however, it is robust, with a high concentration of anthocyanins, dense, with final notes of chocolate-mint and plum, quite alcoholic and tannic, which is why it is considered an astringent wine.
With an alcohol content of over 14.5 ° C and an optimal serving temperature of 18 ° C, OPERA SIRAH is an elegant wine, very structured, savory and balanced and, tasting it, you can notice a powerful and soft tannin. It is a wine with intense, broad and fruity aromas of red fruit, blackberries and undergrowth, with balsamic and spicy notes. For these characteristics it is perfect in combination with red or white meats cooked in a delicate way, grilled or in sauce.
Grape variety: 100% Syrah
Alcohol Vol: 14,5%
Ground: clayey-limestone with abundant stony skeleton Altitude and exposure: 350 meters. s.l.m .; West - South / West.
Vinification: harvested around mid-September, it ferments spontaneously with indigenous yeasts in stainless steel vats at a controlled temperature where it remains in maceration for at least 20 days in which pumping over and punching down alternate
Maturation: for a year it matures in French oak tonneaux where the malolactic fermentation also takes place. It rests in the bottle for a few months before being put on the market.