Poliziano Montepulciano Red Wine

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Montepulciano red wine - Poliziano

"Rosso di Montepulciano" is a D.O.C. only since 1989 and it can also be produced simply by downgrading the grapes registered in Vino Nobile.

For Poliziano, on the other hand, a choice was made without compromise: the most suitable vineyards were selected to obtain a young, fruity and full-bodied wine.

0.75 l bottle.

10,90 €

Delivery time: 3-7 working days

Poliziano - Montepulciano red wine 

Poliziano is a Rosso di Montepulciano DOC produced with selected grapes and composed of 80% Sangiovese and 20% Merlot.

The vineyards are located between 280 and 350 meters above sea level, in soils with clayey and silty subsoil. The must ferments in stainless steel vats at controlled temperature. Fermentation and maceration last for 12 days, followed by aging for 8 months in steel and in large barrels, for 20% of the total mass.

Organoleptic characteristics:

Ruby color, intense and persistent. On the nose there are fruity and spicy notes, with slight hints of humus. The taste is captivating on the palate, fresh and savory. The tannin is well worked.

 

DATA SHEET

First year of production: 1989

Bottles produced on average: around 250,000

Variety: 80% Sangiovese – 20% Merlot

Vineyard area: 58 ha.

Altitude: 280-350 m.s.l.m.

Exhibition: Various

Soil type: clayey-silty in nature with the presence of a skeleton

Planting density: 5,000-6,000 plants per hectare

Harvest method: Manual with subsequent optical sorting

Vinification: Fermentation in "truncated-conical" stainless steel vats at controlled temperature with punching down which integrate the pumping over. Duration of 10-12 days

Aging: about 8 months. 20-40% of the product is aged in wood of various capacities

Aging potential: 5-8 years

 

AWARDS

PREMI E RICONOSCIMENTI

JamesSukling.com: 2010: 88 pts.; 2011: 90 pts.; 2013: 87 pts.; 2014: 87 pts.; 2016: 91 pts.; 2018: 92 pts.

Poliziano rosso montepulciano

RegionTuscany
BrandAzienda Agricola Poliziano
Place of productionMontepulciano - Siena
Package0,75 l
Alcoholic content14%
DOCRosso di Montepulciano
AllergenSulphite
PreservationAmbient temperature
Return policyYes - See section Returns and Refund