Valtellina Superiore Valgella Ca Morei 2018 Sandro Fay, Red wines

Sandro Fay
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Valtellina Superiore Valgella Ca Morei 2018 Sandro Fay

Variety: Chiavennasca (Nebbiolo) 100%

Pale ruby ​​red with light garnet veins

The nose is elegant and at the same time intense and well diversified. The notes of rose precede, only in order of listing, those of plum and blond tobacco, aromatic herbs and undergrowth. Sweet spices broaden the range. Wood notes follow, with chestnuts and leaves and cinchona.

On the palate it is powerful and elegant at the same time. It looks like on the nose, with a virtuous structure made of lively tannins, and adequate freshness. The softness brings good creaminess to the sip, so as to extend it with pleasure. The memory it leaves is persistent, with aromas of mint, vanilla and cocoa.

Valtellina of great depth, powerful and elegant at the same time. It is a perfect interpretation of Valtellina’s Nebbiolo.

Valtellina Superiore Valgella Ca Morei 2018 Sandro Fay

Sandro Fay, cultivates the grapes in the historic vineyard that has belonged to the family since 1947, called Cà Morei, that is Casa dei Morelli.

Surface: the vineyard extends for 2.5 hectares, while the average altitude is 550 meters above sea level.

The soil is mostly sandy, then loamy and clayey.

The training system is espalier with guyot pruning with a yield per hectare of 40 hectoliters.

After harvesting, carried out manually towards the end of October, once in the cellar, the grapes are rasped and alcoholic fermentation is started in stainless steel containers.

It carries out the malolactic transformation and refines in 500-liter oak tonneaux for at least one year. It further improves in the bottle for six months.

Additional information

SKU: WIN-81664
Weight 1.5 kg


Prizes and awards

Wine il vino 2018 92 / 100