Ciacci Piccolomini Fabivs
Grape Varietal: 100% Syrah
Vineyard: French vines were planted in the “del Conte” vineyard, whose terroir and microclimate are particularly well-suited to this varietal.
Altitude: 240-360 meters above sea level
Soil: Medium grain with good levels of marl dating to the Eocene period
Fermentation: Occurs in stainless steel and glass concrete vats; temperature is controlled through the use of cooling plates and jackets.
Aging: In small oak barrels of 3hl
Alcohol content: 14.5% alcohol by volume
Tasting Notes: Very intense ruby red in color. The bouquet is intense, complex and persistent with hints of blueberry, plum and cherry enriched by elegant spicy notes. Warm, soft, well balanced, persistent with round tannins. It expresses power, persistence, delicacy and a great character.
Formats Available: 750 ml
Current Vintage: 2015
Other Vintages available: 2014