Il Convento Rosato Sassotondo Toscana IGT

 8,95

Salmon pink to orange color. On the nose floral and fruity. Taste is dry and aromas of fresh fruit. Harmonieus and balanced. Lengthy and fruity finish.

A fantastic option for an everyday bottle!

Description

Il Convento is a line of wines from the winery Gattavecchi in Montepulciano.

A Tuscan IGT rosé wine produced by Gattavecchi using only Sangiovese grapes.

Microclimate
Moderate temperatures throughout the year create favorable microclimatic conditions. In addition, the proximity of the lakes of Montepulciano, Chiusi and Trasimeno, and Mount Amiata has a positive effect on the local climate.

Soil
The soil is a mixture of clay and sand with marine pliocene sediment.

Characteristics
Sassotondo is salmon pink to orange. An Italian rosato with floral and fruity aromas. Light in body. The taste is pleasingly dry, fresh in acidity and a lengthy and fruity finish.

This wine pairs perfectly with the classic combination of prosciutto, mozzarella and a slice of melon. Fabulous also with local cheeses and fish dishes.

 

Wine and food pairing: spaghetti alle vongole

 

Wine and food pairing: prosciutto e melone

Additional information

Weight1.2 kg
Dimensions10 × 10 × 30 cm
Description

Sangiovese grapes.

After harvest soft pressing until a salmon pink color is obtained. The juice is put in stainless steel and alcohol fermentation occurs. The fermentation proceeds for a couple of days at a controlled temperature that never exceeds 18ºC. Further aging takes place in stainless steel to retain the fresh fruit aromas. The bottling takes place in January.

Wine & Food

Appetizer, chicken, antipasto misto, vegetarian dishes, young cheese, pasta, risotto and grilled fish.

Specifications

Appellation: IGT
Vintage: 2019
Country: Italy
Region: Tuscany
Content: 750 ml
How to serve: 10˚C
Alcohol content: 12,5%

How to keep

This wine is best drunk young. The most ideal place for a bottle of rosato wine is dark, cool, and slightly humid, which makes your basement the perfect place for storage.

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