Bolgheri Superiore Doc

Millepassi Jéroboam Wooden Case 2017

01S.300.MP.17.IT
220.00
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Description

BOLGHERI SUPERIORE
Denominazione di Origine Controllata
GRAPE VARIETY
Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Merlot
TASTING NOTES
The harvest takes place at full ripeness in the months of September and October. The grapes, selected in the vineyard, are then taken to the cellar to be vinified. Alcoholic fermentation takes place in stainless steel vats at a controlled temperature, favoring the prolonged contact of the skins with the must. Malolactic fermentation takes place immediately after alcoholic fermentation. Aging is 24 months in French oak barrels (50% new, 50% one year) and 6 months in bottle. A serious red with a compact and cool palate of blue fruit, berries and hints of toasted oak, smoke and chocolate. It’s full-bodied with a tight palate and very finely crafted tannins. Sleek and polished. Blend of cabernet sauvignon, merlot and petit verdot. Drink after 2022 and onwards.
ORIGIN OF THE NAME
Millepassi is produced by the vineyards located in Bolgheri in Migliarini, the toponym originates from "milium" measure Roman itinerary, corresponding to a thousand steps (m 1480), and had been attributed to the farm, because it was crossed by the ancient Via Emilia.

Product Details

Vintage
2017
Bottle Size
3 L
Alcohol content %
14,5
Package
Wooden Case
Color
Red
Main Grape Variety
Cabernet Sauvignon
Grape Variety 2
Petit Verdot
Grape Variety 3
Merlot
Appellation
Bolgheri Superiore Doc
Municipality
Bolgheri
District
Livorno
Region
Toscana
Country
Italy
Allergens
Contains Sulfites
Decanter
95
Falstaff
94
James Suckling
96
Robert Parker
91
Viti Ais
3
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