Bolgheri Rosso 'Aska' Banfi 2019

“Aska” is a Bolgheri Rosso with an intense and complex profile that is aged for 10 months in oak barrels. It is structured and persistent, with aromas of wild berries, sweet spices and coffee. The taste is full-bodied and concentrated, with balanced tannins

18.90 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Bolgheri DOC

Grape varieties

Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon

Category

Red Wines

Region

Tuscany (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

Fermentation in steel tanks for 12-14 days and malolactic fermentation

Aging

10 months in oak barrels

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2017
92 / 100
Robert Parker
2017
90 / 100
Bibenda
2017

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 3-4 years

RED WINE BOLGHERI ROSSO 'ASKA' BANFI 2019 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense red ruby with violet tints

Scent Intense and complex of small red fruits, jam of plum, tobacco and vanilla

Taste Full-bodied, smooth, elegant and with great personality

producer: Banfi

Main wines
Brunello di Montalcino, Rosso di Montalcino
Foundation year
1978
Hectares of vineyards
850
Annual production
10.000.000 bt
Enologist
Rudy Buratti
Address
Castello di Poggio alle Mura - 53024 Montalcino (SI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese