Sassaiolo, Rosso Piceno

Sassaiolo, Rosso Piceno

Region
Marches, Italy
Vintage:
2013
Producer:
Monte Schiavo
Grapes:
Sangiovese, Montepulciano
Wine Description:

Rosso Piceno is a blend of Sangiovese and Montepulciano from the Marche. Rich, spicy fruit abounds.

Producer Description

Monte Schiavo is a winery located in the Marche region on the east coast of Italy owned by the Pieralisi family. With around 100 hectares of vineyards, many within the highly regarded Castelli di Jesi zone, growing predominantly Verdicchio for the whites and Montepulciano for the reds with some Sangiovese also being grown for their Rosso Piceno. Monte Schiavo is currently converting to organic production with their first fully organic vintage estimated to be 2019.