Castello Montozzi Valdarno di Sopra DOC Sangiovese Riserva

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Montozzi Castle, which is the Bartolini Baldelli family's residence from 1660, is an ancient village overlooking the Valdarno and the hills of Arezzo. This particular wine is obtained from the best grapes produced on the Farm. It is composed of 100% Sangiovese  and aged for 12 months in French oak barrels of 5 hl, followed by a further year in bottle. It is an elegant wine with great personality, and it is incline to ageing.

Year: 2012
Grapes:100% Sangiovese,
Alcohol: 14% vol.
Exposure: South-West - 270 mt s.l.m
Soil: marl clay mixed
Age of vines: 20 years
Training system: Spurred cordon
Grape harvest: Manual
Yield per hectare: 45
Fermentation: cement tanks of 95 hl at a controlled temperature (24 °)
Aging:, sangiovese 12 months oak Tonneaux,
Winemaker: Beppe Rigoli

L'Espresso 2016

Castello di Montozzi Sangiovese Riserva 2012

3 Bottiglie: Sangiovese from the easily recognizable character and good balance



The Castello Montozzi 2012 has a dynamic palate , full of material consistency and proper tension harmonizing the taste path .


Bronze medal Decanter World Wide Awards 2013/2014

"The Decanter World Wine Awards is the world’s leading wine competition. The competition is well known for its rigorous judging process, which has led to the Decanter World Wine Awards becoming the most authoritative source of wine recommendations for wine lovers worldwide. This year, the 219 judges were from all around the world assessed 14,362 wines from 52 countries. This year’s expert panel of judges included 75 Masters of Wine, and 13 Master Sommeliers"

Guida dell'Espresso Vini d'Italia 2015

4 bottiglie 16,5-20

"sciolto, carezzevole, ha il carattere più comunicativo del sangiovese, espresso con apprezzabile senso della misura e dell'equilibrio.

Vini d'Italia Gambero rosso 2015

2 bottiglie - "da Sangiovese in prevalenza, risulta austero al naso e dal finale armonico"


Guida dell'Espresso Vini d'Italia 2014

4 bottles 17-20

"Ha carattere e complessità, il sangiovese fa sentire la sua presenza, ha freschezza, allungo, sapidità, buona dinamica e tannini morbidi: da seguire con attenzione "

AIS (associazione italiana Somelier)

3 chimere (tra 83 e 86 centesimi)

I vini di Veronelli 2014


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