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Nittardi

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

Classification: DOC

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.

Alcohol: 14%

Acidity: 5.45 g/l

pH: 0 g/l | 3.3