Castello Banfi

Castello Banfi FloruS Late Harvest Moscadello di Montalcino DOC

  • Varietal 100%
  • Vintages
  • Tech Info
    • Alcohol 13.5 %
    • Acidity 6 g/l
    • Residual Sugar 101.8 g/l
  • Region Tuscany
  • Vineyards Castello Banfi's estate located in the southern part of Montalcino. Clay topsoil, very calcareous.
  • Winemaking The grapes remain on the vines late into the season to dry naturally and concentrate their fruit sugars. Pressing is followed by slow fermentation at low temperatures (59˚F) for several months until 14-15% alcohol content is reached. A small portion of the wine is aged for one year in barriques of French oak and then blended with the balance in stainless steel before bottling and release.
  • Tasting Notes Color: Intense, rich-golden. Bouquet: Elegant, harmonious with hints of apricot, honeysuckle, raisins, and honey. Taste: Unctuous, with dried-apricot, raisin, and honey flavors. Subtly sweet. Finishes with nuances of almond and honey.
  • Food Pairing An extraordinary accompaniment to desserts or savory appetizers.
  • Additional Notes
    pair this wine with the following recipes by chef nick stellino:
    Upside-Down Apple Pie (Tarte Tatin)
Castello Banfi FloruS Moscadello sweet white dessert wine bottle from Tuscany, Italy

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