La Mora Morellino di Scansano DOCG
Character, warmth and immediate amiability, Morellino di Scansano unites the fragrance of Sangiovese with the power of coastal wines. The olfactory impact of this wine is focused on an intense note of ripened cherry that leaves room for an elegant perception of spices. Juicy to the palate, it expresses finesse and progression. A wine of great balance and character.
Primary Grape Variety Used: 90% Sangiovese
Appellation: Morellino di Scansano
Length/Type of Fermentation: Fermented in small and medium-sized stainless steel tanks for 15 days at a controlled temperature of 78⁰F.
Length/Type of Aging: Aged six months in stainless steel tanks, followed by two months bottle aging before release.
Bottled: January 2015
Released: April 2015
Cases Produced: 2,700
Color: Ruby red with intense purple reflections
Aroma: Bright fruit aromas of raspberry, blackberry and spice
Taste: A modern interpretation of Sangiovese, this wine’s flavors mimic its aroma, with a soft but persistent feel.