Montepulciano - Salcheto Rosso

DescriptionName: Rosso di Montepulciano
Color: Red
 Grape(s)Sangiovese
 AppellationRosso di Montepulciano Tuscany Italy
Maker: Salcheto
 Vintage2007
Cost: $18.00
Comments: Sangiovese is the primary grape in Chianti but can produce an excellent varietal wine.

Food PairingsMeats & Seafood: Poached, grilled, fried, baked or roasted beef, lamb, game and game birds.
Sauce: au jus, savory, tomato, mustard, peppercorn
Cheese: Soft or hard goat cheese, hard cow and sheep cheese
Other:

Taste ProfileNotes: Rosso di Montalcino presents perfumed dark red fruits, silky tannins and a long, caressing finish. Very fruity with good acidity and pronounced tannins.
 Quick Classification: Dry Red