This wine is made from a selection of Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon picked perfectly ripened in 20 kg crates. The two varieties are vinified separately. After a blend is made and the wine is aged in wood barrels for 12 months + 12 months of bottle ageing.
Foresto Valcalepio DOC Rosso
Grown in our vineyards on the foothills of Foresto Sparso, Iseo Lake
Grapes 50% Merlot 50% Cabernet Sauvignon
Altitude 450 m a.s.l.
Training system Guyot
Harvest period Merlot late September, Cabernet
Sauvignon mid October
Ageing 12 months in oak cask (30 hl) + 12 months bottle ageing
SERVING TEMPERATURE 16-18 °C