Cantaloro

Toscana I.G.T. Rosato


C antaloro is the entry wine of Avignonesi and is available in white, rosé and red. The wines are fruit forward, easy drinking and accessible. A fantastic option for an everyday bottle.
Cantaloro Rosato with its light pink onion peel colour has intense notes of grapefruit and lemon followed by guava and water melon. The flavour is fresh and fruity with a dry finish.

Grapes

100% Sangiovese

Harvest

First half of September.

Vinification

Short maceration on the skins, followed by a soft pressing of partly whole bunches, partly destemmed grapes, followed by racking off of the must. Fermentation took place with the use of pied de cuve.

Ageing

The wine ferments in stainless steel tanks and ages on fine lees for 3 months.

Awards

2019:
90 pts James Suckling

2018:
90 pts James Suckling