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Morellino di Scansano

Morellino di Scansano wine: the elegance of Maremma

The Morellino di Scansano wine represents the elegance of the Maremma, with its millenary history and its distinctive character. This fine red wine, mainly produced from the Sangiovese grape variety, offers a unique food and wine experience. Let's discover its peculiarities together on the portal.

The origins of Morellino di Scansano wine

Morellino di Scansano wine has ancient origins in Maremma, a coastal region in Tuscany, Italy. The term "Morellino" derives from "morello", which means dark cherry in Italian, indicating the intense color of the wine. The appellation is reserved for wines produced in the Scansano area, and Morellino di Scansano is known for its centuries-old winemaking tradition.

Characteristics of Morellino di Scansano wine

Morellino di Scansano wine is characterized by its elegance and balance. It offers notes of red fruit, such as cherry and raspberry, accompanied by spicy and tobacco nuances. In the mouth, it offers a pleasant acidity, smooth tannins and a persistent finish. These wines are known for their versatility at the table, wonderfully accompanying dishes of Tuscan cuisine.

The territory of Maremma

The Morellino di Scansano vine finds its ideal habitat in the Maremma, a region characterized by hills, plains and a spectacular coast. The soil rich in minerals and the sea winds contribute to the peculiarity of Morellino di Scansano wines. The Mediterranean climate with continental influences favors an optimal ripening of the grapes, guaranteeing the freshness and typicality of their aromas.

The cellars of Maremma

In Maremma, numerous wineries are passionately dedicated to the production of Morellino di Scansano wines. Fattoria Le Pupille winery is one of the most renowned and appreciated wineries, with a long tradition in the production of high quality wines. Their dedication to excellence is reflected in the Morellino di Scansano wines they produce.

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