Promis Ca 'Marcanda - Gaja
- Winery : Gaja
- Vintage : 2017
- Origin : Tuscany
- Denomination : Toscana IGT
- Grapes : Merlot 55%, Syrah 35% and Sangiovese 10%
- Serving temperature : 18-20 ° C
- Alcohol volume : 14%
- Format : 0.75 L
- Moment to taste it : Dinners
- Pairings : Red meats, white meats and game
- Blowup Rating : 7/10
Promis Ca 'Marcanda di Gaja is a red wine produced in the Ca' Marcanda winery, owned by Angelo Gaja in Tuscany. It is obtained from red grape varieties, mainly international: Merlot, Syrah and the native Sangiovese.
The Promis Ca 'Marcanda di Gaja shows a wine and intense ruby red color . On the nose its aromas are deep and complex, at the beginning ripe red fruit and dark pulp drupes stand out, and then leave room for toasted and spicy hints, with pleasant notes of licorice and goudron. On the palate it is warm and full-bodied, always maintaining freshness and tannin. Finally, this red has a long and intense persistence. Ideal to combine with red meats, white meats, game and aged cheeses.
After harvesting through a careful and meticulous selection of the grapes, they are taken to the cellar where fermentation takes place, the wine ages for 18 months in French oak barrels, where it naturally stabilizes reaching a good expressive maturity.