La Rasina Rosso di Montalcino
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La Rasina Rosso di Montalcino

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The Rasina Rosso di Montalcino

WHY WE LOVE IT

  • The Rosso di Montalcino is La Rasina’s desire is to obtain a wine that can be presented to customers with all the fragrance and freshness of a Sangiovese produced in Montalcino can evoke.
  • This wine is designated DOC, Italy’s  denominazione di origine controllata (DOC) system which is based on the French model, but goes one step further: It specifies not only the production area and methods for this wine, but also guarantees this wine has passed the high quality standard of a government taste test.

Varietal Composition: 100% Sangiovese

Elaboration: The wine is barrel aged for 4-5 months in oak. It is bottle aged for 2-3 months prior to release.

Tasting Notes: The color is brilliant and deep ruby ​​red. The nose is pleasant, fresh and fragrant. The palate has good structure, is intense, tannic and tasteful.

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PRODUCER BACKGROUND

Sante Mantegnoli acquired the land for which he would name his farm ‘La Rasine’ in the mid-70’s. Vasco, his son, then purchased the land just 10 years later with a vision of crafting natural, prestigious Brunello. Grandson Marco has led the company since 1997 with the values ​​of sincerity, authenticity, and above all else, humility. He understands the farming roots of both the land and his own family, prompting his pursuit of an elegant, and accessible Brunello.