Helichrysum 2011
Brunello di Montalcino DOCG

Sangiovese Grosso in purezza

Taking its name from an aromatic wild herb, our Brunello di Montalcino Helichrysum comes from the highest vineyards on the San Polino site. It is always elegant, opulent and structured.

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Vintage
2011

Wine typology
DOCG

Grape
Sangiovese

Vineyard altitude
450 m

Terroir
South facing vineyard at 450 metres. Sandy loam and volcanic soil mix, with marl veins.

Weather
A relatively mild winter was followed by the early onset of a hot spring with much rain. This led to an early growing season, with very vigorous growth. Late summer was very hot, and meant he grapes ripened earlier than usual, with particularly high concentrations. Harvest began at the very end of September.

Fermentation
Spontaneous, on indegenous yeasts in tronic oak vats

Maceration
3 days at 12°C pre-fermentation, 40 days post-fermentation

Wood ageing
6 months battonage on less in french barriques, 3 years in large Slavonian and French oak barrels

Production
3000 bottles

Alcohol content
14.5°

Br11H

Data sheet

Year
2011
Wine
Brunello Helichrysum