AD ASTRA Maremma Toscana 2017 IGT - 6-btl case
6 bottles case
SIGHT: This wine is an opulent, ruby red color.
SMELL: Fascinating spice and chili character with blackcurrant and cherry fruit on the nose.
TASTE: Medium to full body, soft and round tannins combined with a silky and elegant finish.
Grape Variety: 50% Sangiovese, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 15% Cabernet Franc, 10% Merlot
Production Area: Tuscany, Maremma
Soil Composition: Mostly sand rich soil with pebble and clay.
Fermentation: 14 months in new 10% and used Barrique and Tonneaux barrels, a few months in concrete to blend the different varieties.
Exposure: Ad Astra grows in the Nittardi Maremma property called Mongibello delle Mandorlaie, between Scansano and Magliano, 8 km away from the sea at an altitude of 250 meters.
Vines Per Hectare: 30/6.700
Harvest Period: Between the last days of August and the first two weeks of September.
Formats: 750 ml
Date of Bottling: August 2019
Pairing Suggestion: Excellently suited to all variations of fish and different appetizers.
Acidity: 5.45 g/l
pH: 0 g/l | 3.3