Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva “Sotto Casa” DOCG
83% Sangiovese Prugnolo Gentile, 12% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Sauvignon. Boscarelli Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva “Sotto Casa” shows red berry and floral aromas like iris and violet as it evolves. The palate is elegant yet powerful.
“Boscarelli, now in its third generation, seeks to maintain its original spirit by dedicating every day to maximizing the unique character of Sangiovese.”
Wine exported to
Bermuda, USA, Puerto Rico, Australia
Most recent awards
- 2017 | Wine Enthusiast93
- 2013 | Wine Spectator92
- 2013 | James Suckling93
- 2012 | Wine Advocate92
83% Sangiovese, 12% Cabernet, 5% Merlot
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28-31 °C (82.4-87.8 °F
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Red clay, rich in iron and skeleton grain
270 meters (984 feet)
5,500 plants per hectare
65 quintals per hectare
Age of vines:
25 years old
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Brilliant, deep ruby red with garnet hues; complex, layered nose recalling blueberries and plums in youth, iris and violets after some time; all confirmed on the lush, full palate, which exudes elegance and fruity richness.
Best served at 18-20 °C (64.4 - 68 °F).
Structured dishes, grilled, roast or braised red meat, game and aged cheeses.
Alc. 14% by vol.
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