Borgoforte - Villa Pillo
Varietal: Sangiovese 50%, Cabernet Sauvignon 40%, Merlot 10%.
Appellation: IGT Toscana
Alcohol %: 14
Production: 12,500 cases imported
Barrel Aging : 12 months in Taransaud french oak, one year used.
Tasting Notes: from Wine Spectator
Enticing aromas of violet, black currant and rosemary are accented by licorice and tobacco flavors in this fluid and harmonious red, with fine tannins gracing the long finish. Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. Drink now through 2022. 12,500 cases made. —BS
Harvest: Merlot 10th and 12th September, Sangiovese 7th, 8th and 10th October, Cabernet Sauvignon 4th and 6th October
We enthusiastically recommend this wine with pasta, red meats and game of any kinds.
#25 Top 100 Wine Spectator 2016