Sebino IGT San Carlo Vintage 2015

Basic Information

The grapes for this wine come from the San Carlo area, where viticultural records stretch back to the 1400s and where the humble little church dedicated to San Carlo Borromeo still watches over the land, the people, and their sacred rituals.

Technical Sheet

Food pairing

Ideal with salami, red meats, game and cheeses.

Serving temperature

16 – 18 °C

Grapes

Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc

Appellation

Sebino

Classification

IGT

Color

Red

Type

Still

Vineyards

San Carlo, Pian Delle Viti

Country/Region

Italia, Lombardia, Franciacorta

Vintage

2015

Alcool percentage

14,5%

Number of plants per hectare

5.000 – 6.250

Production per hectare in kg

8.000 – 8.500

Vinification

Maceration on the skins for 15/20 days with delastage and pumping over

Ageing

18 months in in barrique, 6 months in stainless steel tanks

Barrels type

Barrique

Wood type

French oak

Minimum aging in bottle

3 months

% of grape/cépage

Merlot 60%, Cabernet Sauvignon 20%, Cabernet Franc 20%

Soil type

Hillside soils with rocky substratum and fine, calcareous deposits, especially at greater depth; more recent moraine level composed of glacial river deposits

Exposure

Various

Training system

Cordon trained spur pruned

Agricultural method

Organic

Type of harvest

Manual in crates