The 2015 Domaine Maestracci E Prove Corse Calvi is a Corsican red blend that spends 30-36 months in tank, barrel, and bottle prior to release. It offers aromas of red raspberry, sour cherry, roast meat pan drippings, and new leather. The palate is bright with red fruits and hints of black pepper and rosemary.
Varietal Composition: 35% Niellucciu, 35% Grenache, 15% Sciaccarellu, 15% Syrah
Appellation: Corse Calvi AOC, Corsica
Aging: 1 year in stainless steel, followed by 1 additional year in Frech oak foudres, then aged 6-12 months in bottle prior to release