Rocca di Frassinello 2008

Product code: 10ROCC2B2008

Rocca di Frassinello impresses for its polish and supremely elegant personality. Sweet red berries, roses and licorice are among the aromas and flavors that emerge from this pliant, polished red.

  • Country:Italy
  • Region:Tuscany
  • Vintage:2008
  • ABV:13.5%
  • Residual sugar:1.0 g/L
  • Colour:Red
  • Product Type:Still
  • Bottle Size:75 cl
  • Grape Variety:Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Closure:Natural Cork

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Taste scale & description

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Taste Scale: 11

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How to say it

Rokah dee Fraseeneloh

Product guide note

This wine is from the Tuscany region of Italy and is a project between the famous French Bordeaux producer Lafite and the Italian producer Castellare. is made from a blend of grape varieties including Sangioveto, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. It is a velvety wine with flavours of berries, plums, liquorice and spice.

Production information

Producer: Rocca di Frassinello

The winemaker from Baron Rothschild-Lafite, Christian Le Somme, visits once a month and, by working closely with Alessandro Cellai (from Castellare di Castellina) they are able to maintain the essential Italian character of Tuscany, through the plantings of Sangiovese combined with the power and mid-palate weight of Cabernet and Merlot.

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Production note

Vinification in steel for 15 days at a controlled temperature of 27°C, then aged for 14 months in barriques (80% new).

  • Vegetarian Yes
  • Vegan Yes

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