Merlot I.G.T. Toscana
Ruby red wine with violet tones coming from a selection of Merlot grapes harvested when fully ripe.It is distinguished by a classic, intense bouquet, definitely fruity with delicate vegetable notes.
Aged 12 months in casks, the unmistakable taste of wood enhances the features of the wine which softens , hinting at spices, jam, black pepper and coffee.
Smooth in the mouth, this is a wine with medium freshness and discreet, background tannins, with a pleasant, long-lasting aromatic finish.
Name of Wine: Rasente
Denomination: Merlot Indicazione Tipica Toscana
Bottle Size: 750ml
Grape Variety: Merlot 100%
Origin: Mixed Calcareous Soil
Cultivation System: Pruned Spur, Cordon Trained
Vineyard Density: 4000 plants a hectare
Avarage Plant Age: 10 Years
Harvest Season: Beginning of September
Vinification: Hand harvested at the best moment of maturity.
Fermentation in steel with pumping over of air and long maturation on the skins with controlled temperature
Aging in French oak barrels for 12-14 months, according to the vintage
Aging in bottles
Refining in Bottle: 6 months
Alcol: 13,5 %Vol
Azienda agricola Colle Adimari
Via di Corliano, 30
50050 Cerreto Guidi (FI)
Colle Adimari is a young Farm run by brother and sister, Virginia and Niccolò in the middle of Cerreto Guidi’s hill in Tuscany.
In the 15 hectars of vineyard they cultivate autochthonous grapes: Sangiovese and Canaiolo, and Internationl grapes: Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.