Vin Santo del Chianti DOC, Badia di Morrona
Vin Santo del Chianti DOC, Badia di Morrona
Brilliant golden yellow in colour. Intense aromas of apricots, almonds and hazelnuts. A luxurious taste on the palate - sweet and long. An excellent balance of sweetness and acidity. Excellent match to pastry desserts or aged cheese particularly when accompanied by preserves.

Country and Region: Italy,Tuscany

Classification: DOC

Producer: Badia di Morrona

Wine Style: Dessert

Grape Varieties : Colombana | Malvasia | Trebbiano

Vinification: Typical Tuscan Vin Santo uses Malvasia and Trebbiano, here Colombana too, local to this particular area of Tuscany is added for extra complexity. The Badia di Morrona Vin Santo is produced faithfully according to tradition. The grape bunches are left to dry on reed mats until February to maximise sugar levels as the grapes raisin. The must them ferments and is then aged in 30 gallon barrels (feuillates) for a minimum of four years.

ABV: 14.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: Bronze - Sommelier Wine Awards 2017, Bronze - Decanter World Wine Awards 2017

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 147.00

Bottle Price: £ 24.50