Giusti Augusto Recantina 2014

$239.70 (per Case)

Price per Bottle: $39.95

Giusti Augusto is 100% Recantina (varietal) and all estate-grown fruit. The colour is a bright ruby with excellent transparency. The nose is intense fruity notes of red plum and black currant (cassis), floral notes of violets and cyclamen and moss and mineral notes reminiscent of freshly tilled soil. On the palate, Augusto is soft and velvety with sweet tannins and a pleasing acidity.

  • Bottles per Case: 6
  • Country: Italy
  • Region: Veneto
  • Varietal(s): Recantina
  • Winery: Società Agricola Giusti Dal Col SRL
Category: Product ID: 968

Giusti Wine produces an outstanding collection of wines that pays homage to Italian history and culture.  This has been achieved through the passion and commitment of the noble Giusti family of Conegliano. The splendid estate is located in the Montello hills of Asolo, Veneto, about 45 minutes from Venice.


Production Details:

  • Winery Website: Giusti Wine
  • Vintage: 2014
  • Harvest method: By hand. The Recantina grapes are harvested in the first ten days of October and vinified separately in stainless steel.
  • Vineyard notes: Produced with the best Recantina grapes from Tenuta Emily and Tenuta Aria Valentina. Soil characteristics are typical of the Montello: clay and iron-rich. The training system used is the Guyot with a density of 5000 plants per hectare.
  • Fermentation: 15 days must-wine contact in steel, malolactic fermentation, wood aging
  • Aging: 2.5 tonne Slavonia oak barrels for a period of 12-14 months with additional 3 in bottle.
  • Barrel Info: 2.5 tonne Slavonia oak
  • Time in Barrel: 12-14

Food Pairing

Well suited to red meat and game, especially furred. Excellent as well with duck breast, baked guinea fowl, and medium-aged cheeses.

Also deliciously complex for sipping.

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