La Selva Organic Morellino di Scansano Colli del Uccellina Riserva DOCg
Wine Spectator 90 Points
90 points Wine Enthusiast
90 points Guida Veronelli
2 glasses Gambero Rosso
A fantastic sangiovese blend from this very highly rated DOCg. 8 months in French barriques.
Organically certified by ICEA, Naturland and NOP
85% Sangiovese and 15% Merlot aged in French oak barriques for 8 months. The DOCG (the highest rank in the Italian system) was formed in 2006 to guarantee the superior quality of wines bearing the words Morellino di Scansano DOCG on the label. They must contain 85% Sangiovese minimum and yields per hectare are restricted to ensure the fruit is of high quality.
Morellino di Scansano DOCG has already developed a reputation worldwide for high quality wines. Intense flavour, great balance and a long dry finish.
|Winery||Cantina La Selva|
|Winery status||Family winery|
|Annual production||1700 cases|
|Grapes||85% Sangiovese & 15% Merlot|
|Product awards||90 points Wine Enthusiast; 90 points Guida Veronelli; 2 glasses Gambero Rosso|
|Style||Smooth and complex|
|Sulphite level||Very Low|