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Arnaldo Caprai Montefalco Sagrantino Passito 2017 375ml SWEET

SKU: 210000052442 ISBN: 720815160422

Recognized as a leader in the production of Sagrantino di Montefalco, Umbria variety attested in more than four hundred years_read more

$71.99

Wine Information:

Country: Italy

Region: Umbria

Sub-Region:

Appellation: Montefalco

Variety: Sagrantino

Type: Dessert

Size: 375ml

$71.99

Intense ruby red with violet shadings, nearly opaque with traces of garnet
Bouquet. Expansive and persistent with sweet fruits, notes of blackberry, black cherry and a subtle nuttiness. Sweet spices lead to a mineral finish

Soft, sweet, voluptuous body, persistent and velvety. The tannins are thick and sweet, the acidity is well balanced, cutting the density and heaviness, while giving structure. Long finish, persistently fruity with notes of underbrush, forest fruit, and complex, intense spices. Producer Description. 

 


Deep and elegant this Passito di Sagrantino by wine cellar Caprai. Recognized as a leader in the production of Sagrantino di Montefalco, Umbria variety attested in more than four hundred years, Marco Caprai has not pulled back even in its sweet version. In fact, documented historical evidence sufficient to establish that in the past the wine made from grapes of Sagrantino was traditionally produced and consumed in this sweet version. The vines carved in the marble friezes of the Romanesque church of Montefalco testify this tradition that the winery Caprai wants constantly renewed. Marco Caprai, now at the helm of winery, strongly believed in the richness of this tradition and has recovered in a modern way, by adopting the most innovative methods of production and management company, thanks to continuous research and experimentation. This Passito, is able to release feelings and caramelized sugary, pays homage to this ancient tradition, confirming the cellar as absolute protagonist and interpreter of the various facets that this grape can offer.
ColourDeep ruby ​​red with garnet reflections 
ScentDelicate hints of berries and nuts, delicate and pleasant notes of vanilla and mint 
TasteFull and delicate, with a pleasant aftertaste of citrus and dried fruit, tannins and very persistent

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