Friuli Doc Cabernet Franc "Le Favole" 2018

Friuli Doc Cabernet Franc "Le Favole" 2018


Le Favole

Grape Variety: 100% Cabernet Franc

Alcohol Content: 12,5% Vol

Serving Temperature: 16-18°C

Food Pairing: red meats, medium aged cheeses, cold meats

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7,13 €

Friuli Doc Cabernet Franc

Type of wine: Red

Production Area: Carlino (Udine) Bosco Bando vineyards

Extension of the Vineyard: 1,48 hectares

Pruning System: Guyot

Density of Planting: 4,500 vines per hectare

Yield per Hectare: 8000 Kg

Type of Soil: clayey rich in mineral salts

Climate: well-ventilated with cool nights temperatures and moderate rainfall

Harvest: manual, when grapes have reached the correct level of maturity

Vinification: use of modern steel vats; maceration for 21 days with punching down and delestage; fermentation for 12 days with selected yeasts; then pressing, decantation and malolactic fermentation

Maturation: 9 months in stainless steel tanks so the wine become structured and complete in the perfumes

Ageing: at least 4 months in bottle

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: intense purple red
  • nose: fresh rocket, nettle and pepper, raspberry; perfumes in evolution
  • taste: warm and a well-balanced body, right tannins; typical hints of fresh plants and pleasant red fruit sensations
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