ROSSO DE' MEDICI
The Medici Tornaquinci coat of arms marks the premium quality of this elegant Tuscan red wine. Antico Borgo La Torre was part of the estates of the noble family, whose descendants are the current owners.
Toscana Indicazione Geografica Tipica – IGT
Vaggio, Reggello, Firenze, Tuscany, Italy
Sangiovese, Merlot, Cab. Sauvignon, Canaiolo
age of vines
10 – 50 years
150-180 over sea level
Sandy clay soil
wine harvest period
By hand and use of small boxes, whereby the best grape clusters can be selected.
Steel fermentation for 10-20 days, using yeast occurring naturally on our lands, soft pressing.
18 months steel / concrete tanks and 6 months in French oak barrique, and bottle maturation.
Alcohol by volume
Notes of wild berries are felt across the palate and evolve into a lingering finish. A hint of leather and smooth tannins create an elegant and well balanced structure.
It pairs well with roast pork and lean steak.
Number of bottles