Rocca di Frassinelo 2009

Product code: 10ROCC2B2009

Aromas and flavours of sweet red berries, rose petals and liquorice. It is a smooth, velvety wine with a long finish.

  • Country:Italy
  • Region:Tuscany
  • Vintage:2009
  • 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. The wine is made from a blend of grape varieties including Sangioveto, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon.

Food match

Roast Beef, Meaty pasta dishes, Barbecued meats

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

Alcoholic fermentation takes place in stainless steel vats over 15 days at controlled temperatures. The wine is then aged in barriques (80% new oak).

  • Vegetarian Yes
  • Vegan Yes

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