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Ornellaia Le Serre Nuove Bolgheri Rosso DOC

Ornellaia Le Serre Nuove Bolgheri Rosso DOC

Red | 2020 | Italy, Tuscany | 14.5%

Ornellaia's stunning second wine.
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Ornellaia's stunning second wine.

Product Details

Type Red
Origin Italy, Tuscany
Vintage 2020
Size 0.75 l
ABV 14.5%
Grapes Cabernet Franc • Cabernet Sauvignon • Merlot • Petit Verdot
Sulphite Content Contains Sulphites
Closure Natural Cork

Production Notes

The grapes were handpicked into 15 kg baskets. The bunches were selected by hand on a double sorting table before and after de-stemming, then finally soft-pressed. In addition to handpicking, we introduced optical selection in 2016 in order to further increase the quality of berry selection. Each variety and each parcel of land was vinified separately. The alcoholic fermentation took place partly in stainless steel tanks and partly in concrete vats at temperatures between 22-28°C for two weeks, followed by maceration for a total of about 10-15 days. The malolactic fermentation took place in stainless steel was after which the wines were racked into barriques (25% new and 75% used once). The wine remained in barriques in Ornellaia’s temperature-controlled cellars for about 15 months. After the first 12 months the wine was blended and then returned to the barriques for an additional three months of ageing. The wine remains in the bottle for another six months prior to release.

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