The Merlot of Castelvecchio, a selection of Merlot grapes, is a classic and important wine with special structure and body. The colour is deep ruby-red with some brownish shades. The intense and complex smell, is reminiscent of ripe wild red berries with a bit of a spicy note. The Merlot is persistently round, velvety and elegant to the taste, with an aromatic after taste. It is suggested for all important occasions.
• Grape blend
• Harvesting and vinification
Sagrado Rosso is produced in the best years only. The first production was made in 1995 After 3 years maturation in barriques and tonneaux, an accurate selection of the best wine barrels is made to produce the cuvèe, with variable percentages, from year to year.
• Sensorial features
Red wine rich in texture and personality.
Sagrado Rosso is round and velvety, with a long finish of lovely spicy notes.
Peppery, warm and smooth. A great wine for demanding and knowledgeable palates.
• Goes well with
We suggest to offer Sagrado Rosso on all important occasions; serve it at 18-20°C. in large crystal balloons.
• Preservation period
10/15 years when the bottle is kept properly.