Torgiano Rosso Riserva 'Rubesco Vigna Monticchio' Lungarotti 2017

The Torgiano Rosso Riserva Vigna Monticchio is a red wine with a warm and intense profile based on Sangiovese grapes. The aromatic set is rich and complex with hints of cherry, spices and chocolate. The taste is powerful and solid, characterized by an intense tannin and a soft and velvety sip

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Characteristics

Denomination

Torgiano Rosso Riserva DOCG

Grape varieties

Sangiovese 100%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Umbria (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

From vigna Monticchio of Tenuta Torgiano, at 300 metres of altitude and with west exposure

Vinification

Fermentation in steel with maceration on the skins for 25-28 days

Aging

12 months in wooden barrels, then over 40 months in bottle

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Gambero Rosso
2015
3 / 3
Vitae AIS
2015
Bibenda
2017
Veronelli
2017
94 / 100
James Suckling
2015
93 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
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 7 years

RED WINE TORGIANO ROSSO RISERVA 'RUBESCO VIGNA MONTICCHIO' LUNGAROTTI 2017 DESCRIPTION

Colour Bright red ruby

Scent Rich and complex of cherry, blackcurrant, chocolate, dark spices and incense with menthol final

Taste Austere and full-bodied, enveloping and smooth, tannic and warm

producer: Lungarotti

Main wines
Torgiano Rosso, Rosso di Montefalco e Sagrantino
Foundation year
1962
Hectares of vineyards
250
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
2.500.000 bt
Enologist
Vincenzo Pepe, Lorenzo Landi, Cristophe Olivier
Address
Viale Giorgio Lungarotti, 2 - 06089 Torgiano (PG)

Perfect to drink with

  • Red Meat Stew
  • Ham and salami
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese