Anna: young, easy-going and fruity

versatile and lively – like Villa Caviciana

Rotwein "Anna" von Villa Caviciana

Lazio Rosso

A light and cheerful combination of three grape varieties – Sangiovese with fruity cherry notes, Merlot with richness and fullness and a splash of Cabernet Franc, with its subtle tannin notes to complete its dry and fruity flavour.

Grape varietiesSangiovese
VineyardsVineyards in the township of Gradoli, altitude 400 metres
VinificationSeparate varietal fermentation for approx. 14–18 days in a steel tank at a controlled temperature (26° bis 28°C)
MaturationAt least nine months to mature in a steel tank and partly in used barriques, assemblage at the end of the maturation process
Tasting notesMedium garnet with a dense solid colour, delicately fragrant bouquet, fruity, fine herbal accents and cherry notes
Goes withItalian dishes (antipasti, pasta, pizza) or hearty sandwiches and picnics
AwardsVery good (three stars) in the Wines for the Barbecue Season 2017 tasting competition of the gourmet magazine Selection
NameThe Roman beauty Anna Risi posed as a model for the painter Feuerbach in numerous works and became his lover.