ICC-171

‘Fabius’ [Syrah], Ciacci Piccolomini

100% Syrah planted in the “del Conte” vineyard where there is an excellent terroir and microclimate that are particularly suited to this varietal.  Fermentation and maceration occurs in stainless steel and concrete tanks. The wine is then aged for 15 months in 50% French and 50% American oak barriques.

Producer:
Vintage:
2013
Country:
Italy
Region:
Tuscany
Appellation:
Sant'Antimo
Variety:
Syrah
Color:
Red
Case Pack:
12
Bottle Size:
750
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic
Import Partner:
Indigenous Selections

Tasting Notes

The nose 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.

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Press & Reviews

Spectator

Score:
90
Date:
2015-10-15