'Montesodi' Frescobaldi 2018

“Montesodi” is one of the most famous label by Frescobaldi, an aristocratic and charming red wine, born from Sangiovese grapes and aged for 18 months in big oak barrels. An elegant bouquet of red citrus, cherries, sweet spices and balsamic herbs invite to a noble and structured taste, fresh and with fine tannins

36.50 € 43.58 € - 16%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Toscana IGT

Grape varieties

Sangiovese 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Tuscany (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

20-years-old vines cultivated according to the Guyot system at 400 metres above sea level, faced to South-West

Vinification

Fermentation in steel tanks with maceration on the skins for 30 days

Aging

18 months in big French and Austrian oak barrels

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

James Suckling
2017
92 / 100
Luca Maroni
2016
92 / 100
Veronelli
2018
91 / 100
Gambero Rosso
2016
2 / 3

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 1 or 2 hours before serving
Glass
Ballon
Ballon

Perfect for robust, full-bodied and intense red wines, which require intense oxygenation to disclose all their deep and complex aromas and enhance the evolution in the glass

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 cellar it for over 10 year

RED WINE MONTESODI' FRESCOBALDI 2018 DESCRIPTION

Colour Bright ruby red with garnet tints

Scent Intense and elegant, with notes of cherries in alcohol, red citrus fruits, coffee, tobacco, aromatic and balsamic herbs

Taste Rich, structured, smooth and intense, with an elegant freshness and fine tannins

producer: Frescobaldi

Main wines
Brunello di Montalcino, Chianti, Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon
Foundation year
1300
Hectares of vineyards
923
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
7.500.000 bt
Enologist
Nicolò D'Afflitto
Address
Via Santo Spirito, 11 - 50125 Firenze (FI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese