Wine Altesino, "Alte d'Altesi", Toscana IGT
Reviews of purchase Altesino, "Alte d'Altesi", Toscana IGT
The wine has an intense purple color.
The taste of wine is full bodied, well balanced, with a palpable level of alcohol and rich, elegant tannins.
A pleasant, refined and elegant wine aroma reveals hints of black cherry, plum and black currant, which are gradually complemented by notes of violet, vanilla, menthol and clove.
The wine goes well with dishes prepared on the grill, grilled red meats and game.
"Alte d'Altesi" - red wine, which is produced by Altezino since 1985. Blend wine is composed of international and autochthonous varieties of grapes: Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. "Alte d'Alteze" produced by traditional vinification. After fermentation, the wine is aged 12 to 14 months in French oak barrels Allier of medium roast, and then a further 3 months maturing in bottles. wine storage capacity can reach 10 years.
At the heart of southern Tuscany, not far from heavy traffic and major industrial areas are lovely land untouched by civilization Montalcino. This exceptional primeval landscape in 2004 included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is located possession winery Altesino. Since its inception, the reputation of the winery innovator. It was here the first time in 1979. The technique was used Exposure in small oak barrels, very limited in time to save the individual style of each wine. As a result, the wine companies have different unique bright fruitiness, soft tannins and excellent balance, and notes of wood took place just a decoration. Owns 44 hectares of vineyards, the company Altezino in 1975 was the first to divide them into separate crew: "Altesino", "Macina", "Castelnuovo dell'Abate", "Pianezzine" and "Montosoli". Each vineyard gave the crop for only one type of wine, and brought this innovation will soon Altezino the leaders in the production of Brunello. The absolute measure of success is that the wine Altezino steel reserve and redeem in advance, without waiting for the time to market. In 2002 it was bought Altezino Nyudi Angelini family, owners of the nearby winery Tenuta Kapartso but chief winemaker Claudio bustle did not leave Altezino, having shown the commitment of the House, which he brought to the world leaders.