The Sant'Ercolano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG from Carpineto is an intense, impenetrable red with violet reflections in the glass and enchants with its vinous bouquet. This contains nuances of blackcurrant, black pepper and is accompanied by fine vanilla and liquorice.
This red wine cuvée from Tuscany reflects the aromas already perceived on the palate and is expressive.
Vinification for the Sant'Ercolano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG from Carpineto
The vines for this red wine made from Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot grow on a south-facing slope and soils with clay and sandy layers.
The fermentation for this Italian red wine takes place with indigenous yeasts in small glass-concrete fermenters with a 15-day maceration at a controlled temperature of 25-30°Celsius.
This cuvée was then matured for around 12 months in small 225-litre barrels made from American and French oak and then bottled without any further treatment.
Recommendation for Sant'Ercolano Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG from Carpineto
Enjoy this dry red wine with fine roasts, grilled meat and steak.
Awards and medals for the Sant'Ercolano Vino Nobile from Carpineto
- Guida Oro 2021: 90-93 points for 2012
- Vinum: 17.5/20 points for 2009
- Wine Spectator: 92 points for 2007
- I Vini di Veronelli: 92 points for 2007
- I Vini di Veronelli: 92 points for 2006
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