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Rocca delle Macìe
Packed with youthful vigor, this medium-bodied estate-grown Sangiovese from one of Tuscany's most progressive estates speaks volumes for the world-class potential of the Sangiovese grape.
Grape Varieties95% Sangiovese, 5% Merlot
- 90 Points
BackgroundFor well over 40 years, the Zingarelli family has dedicated themselves to crafting the finest wines, providing meticulous attention to the vineyards and championing Chianti Classico DOC. Established in 1973 by acclaimed Italian film producer Italo Zingarelli, Rocca delle Macìe totals 600 hectares (1,500 acres) across six estates in Tuscany. Led today by Italo's son Sergio, his wife Daniela and two children, Rocca delle Macìe is one of Tuscany's leading wine estates.
VinificationCarefully selected ripe grapes are vinified using the latest controlled-fermentation techniques, which regulate temperature and preserve flavors. The wine is bottled in the spring following the vintage to preserve freshness.
ColorRuby red, brilliant with violet reflections
NoseIntense, ripe berry fruits
PalateRich, smooth, with good structure
AnalysisAlcohol: 13 %
Serving SuggestionsVery versatile. Particularly well-suited to pasta, red and white meats, as well as, spicy dishes.