Morellino di Scansano Riserva Fattoria Le Pupille 2017

Morellino di Scansano Riserva by Fattoria Le Pupille is a full-bodied still red wine, aged for 12 months in oak barrels. The fruity and balsamic parfumes anticipate a smooth and persistent taste

15.50 € Immediately available

Characteristics

Designation
Morellino di Scansano DOCG
Grape Types
Sangiovese 90%, Cabernet Sauvignon 10%
Region
Alcohol content
14.0%
Bottle Size
75 cl Bottle
Vineyards
On a rocky soil rich of minerals
Vinification
In steel tanks
Aging
12 months in oak barrels

Awards

James Suckling
2016
94 / 100
Robert Parker
2016
93 / 100
Wine Spectator
2016
92 / 100
Veronelli
2016
90 / 100
Vitae AIS
2016
Bibenda
2016
Gambero Rosso
2016
2 / 3

To drink it at its best

Service temp.
18°-20°C
Opening
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 leave it in you cellar for 3-4 years

sommelier's description

Colour Intense ruby red with purple hues

Scent Red fruit and cherry with notes of balsamic herbs

Taste Smooth and full-bodied, with fine tannins and good persistence

producer: Fattoria Le Pupille

Main Wines
Morellino di Scansano
Foundation Year
1978
Hectares of Vines
80
Owned grapes
100%
Year production
500.000 bt
Oenologist
Christian Le-Sommer e Valentina Valenza
Address
Località Piagge del Maiano - Istia d'Ombrone (GR)

Perfect food pairing

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