Santa Cristina - Rosso 2012-13 - Tuscan red 75cl Bottle


Santa Cristina - Rosso 2012-13
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Vineyard: The grapes for Santa Cristina come from selected vineyards in central Tuscany. The Merlot harvest took place first followed by Syrah & Cabernet, with the first Sangiovese grapes being picked two to three weeks later.

Winery: The different grape varieties were vinified separately. After destemming and gentle crushing, maceration in stainless steel vats lasted about one week. During this phase, the wine completed the alcoholic fermentation; it was then racked before it underwent malolactic fermentation. The wine was aged partly in oak and partly in stainless steel before blending and bottling.

Taste: Intense fresh fruit aromas with pleasant floral hints. Well-structured, generous and soft on the palate, with lingering fruit notes on the finish.

Category(s):     Red Wine

Producer: Santa Cristina   -
ABV:   13%
Appellation:   Tuscany IGT
Body:   Medium-Full Bodied
Brand:   Santa Cristina
Country of Origin:   Italy
Food Match:   BBQ Dishes
Grape Type:   Sangiovese
Grape Type:   Cabernet Sauvignon
Grape Type:   Merlot
Grape Type:   Syrah/Shiraz
Quality Designation:   IGT
Region:   Tuscany
Style of Red:   Full & Fruity
Vintage:   2012-13


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Producer Information

The Antinori family released their first wine under the Santa Cristina name in 1946. Since then Santa Cristina has been a byword for quality and value in Tuscany – now more so than ever since the creation of a dedicated winery in 2006. The range now consists of reds and rosés from Tuscany and whites from Umbria, so the winery’s location in Cortona, southern Tuscany, is ideal.

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