Masseto, 2006, 1.5 L

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Description

100/100 points Parker – WineSpectator 98/100

Masseto Year 2006 was also the first Italian wine at all, which was traded in 2008 to the Place de Bordeaux – which in turn reflects its format.

The 2006 vintage was characterized by a rainy winter, so that the flower postponed despite the warm spring days on until after the first week of June.
Der Zeitraum April – August verlief fast niederschlagsfrei, was dazu führte, dass die Reben im Vergleich zur Norm etwas kleinere Beeren hervorbrachten. Der nicht zu heiße Sommer ermöglichte es den Reben, ein gutes Aroma- und Produktionspotential zu entwickeln. Dank der ausgezeichneten klimatischen Verhältnisse während der Reifezeit und der kleineren Beerengröße erreichten die Trauben außergewöhnlich gute Werte der Zucker- und der Tanninkonzentration, aber auch eine höhere Säure als gewöhnlich. Zu Beginn der Weinlese waren die Trauben perfekt, konzentriert und homogen reif.
The reading took place in four passes. It began on September 6, in the upper part of the vineyard Masseto and ended on September 23 in the central part.

There are in the world only a few great wines from 100% Merlot. Masseto is one of them. in barrels and a further twelve months matured 24 months on the bottle. Concentrated bouquet, rich mouthfeel - a mature plant in a class.
Vinifikation
The Merlot grapes Einzellage Masseto be read after rigorous quality selection in the vineyard by hand, meticulously re-sorted and then very carefully fermented on the mash. The masterpiece is aged 24 months in oak barrels and another 12 months in bottle.
Degustationsnotizen
Rich garnet with purple hues. Powerful bouquet of wild berries and noble hardwoods, intense notes of ripe cherries, cassis, tobacco, chocolate, backed by hazelnut pastry and fine Würznuancen. Juicy, rich palate with the most beautiful creamy, ripe tannins, very sweet fruit extract, currants and strawberries, hot pepper and tobacco notes to the final. Excellent balance, very elegant and nice and long.

Additional information

Weight 3 kg