Rosso Toscano Ciliegiolo Igt 2019 - Torre Alle Tolfe
ThisCiliegiolo of Torre alle Tolfeit's anatural wine, astrong red, Ofcharacter, fromdrink young,balancedbetweenalcoholicityAndtannin.
Thecherry treeit's agrape varietytored berrylittle known in central Italy, where most of the production is dedicated to Sangiovese, especially in this area of Chianti Classico.
Almost always present in the cut of theChianti Classico, thecherry tree- in homeTorre alle Tolfe- is valued as awineto itself. It deserves the taste.
Why you should drink it
Because not everyone doescherry treeinpurity, so it's worth trying.
It's atransversal vine: thecherry treeyou can drink it likefresh roséon the beach in Liguria, likedrinkable lipstickin central Italy or how Torre alle Tolfe produces it: agreat wine,decidedAndstructured.
When to uncork it
It's aTuscan rednice alcoholic, so it isoptimalpaired with hearty dishes, perhaps in one of those beautiful meals that are made in winter on gloomy days.
Astrong winebut whatnot tired,structuredbutnot difficultto drink.
How to drink it
It's ayoung wine,natural. Don't be afraid to uncork it first: “it doesn't stink”, assures Sommelier Matteo Circella, “it doesuncorkand it'sready to drink. "
Vinification and Aging
Collection ofgrapestofull maturityat the end of September,fermentationin concrete and laterrefinementinlarge barrels.
We are at the gates of the city of Siena. The hilly position of the vineyards (330 m above sea level) guarantees a goodventilationwith adry microclimateat aboutscrews.
The soils enjoy gooddrainage quality, with a rather high sand content (sandstone rock).
A surprising component of the soils is the presence of marine life, beach pebbles and sea shells.
- village: Italy
- region: Tuscany
- Grape variety: Ciliegiolo
- Degrees: 15.0
- Format: 0.75
- Name: IGT
- Year: 2019
- Philosophy: Natural winemaker
- Typology: Ciliegiolo
- Colour: Red
- When to drink it: Game dinner
- Peculiarities: Natural
- Reference: 792115
- Allergeni: Solfiti