Wine "Argentiera" Bolgheri Superiore DOC, 2010
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Wine of intense ruby color.
The wine has an elegant, velvety taste with a refreshing mineral nuances, shades of plum, well-balanced tannins, long finish with a hint of smoke, fruits, flowers and balsamic.
The wine has a complex aroma with notes of fresh red berries, cherry, plum and black currant, interwoven with hints of oak. Over time, the fragrance reveals a stylish and pleasant balsamic notes, nuances of eucalyptus, smoke and graphite.
The wine goes well with red meats, game and mature cheeses.
The estate Tenuta Argentieri, located on the coast of the Maremma in Tuscany, on the southern border of the small but prestigious Bolgheri DOC region belongs to an influential Florentine family Serristori, get it in the property of the family de 'Medici. His name is obliged estate silver mines located on its territory. The word "argentiera" comes from "argento", which means "silver." That silver mines and natural sources make this site an important agricultural area. At present, the owners of estates - Marquis Piero Antinori and famous Florentine businessmen brothers Marcello and Corrado Fratini, pay special attention to this beautiful land with great potential.
All the vineyards of the estate Tenuta Argentiera, a total area of 60 hectares, are qualified Bolgheri DOC. In the vineyards, located on a small plateau in the 2 km from the sea at an altitude of 150 to 200 meters above sea level, the vines are grown Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Syrah, are of the highest quality standard.