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Banfi BelnerO Toscana 2012 750ML

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Retail: $29.99
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You Save: $5.00 (16.7%)
    Points to Purchase:500
    Points Earned:24
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    Brand: Banfi

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    PRODUCTION TECHNIQUE:
    The alcoholic fermentation of the grapes takes place in Horizon hybrid stainless steel & wood tanks, and it lasts for 8/12 days at 24°-26°C until the last 3 days, when the temperature is brought up to 30°C. Once completed this first phase we proceed with the malolactic fermentation that takes place in French oak barrique where the wine is aged for a long period. An appropriate bottle fining follows.

    DESCRIPTION:
    Color: intense and deep mauve red.
    Bouquet: gentle aromas with notes of vanilla, tobacco and coffee, and also fruity hints of cherry jam and prunes.
    Taste: powerful structure with soft and well balanced tannins.

    WINEMAKER’S NOTES:
    Belnero is the expression of the solid and indissoluble connection of Banfi with Montalcino territory. This wine celebrates the experience, the passion and the 30 years commitment to quality that Banfi has incessantly been dedicated to in its constant pursuit of excellence, in the vineyard as well as in the winery. Belnero is produced mainly with Sangiovese, the emblematic grape of Montalcino tradition, blended from time to time with those International varieties which found, in our region, their most favorable habitat. Belnero, with its powerful and well balanced structure, is ideal for a long ageing.

    FOOD PAIRINGS:
    Ideal with soups, grilled meat and medium aged cheeses.