Wine Colle Santa Mustiola, "Poggio Ai Chiari", Toscana IGT, 2007
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Reviews of purchase Colle Santa Mustiola, "Poggio Ai Chiari", Toscana IGT, 2007
The wine is a deep ruby-garnet color.
The taste of wine is the ultimate expression of elegance. Its luxurious, mature tannins provide excellent structure, on which are superimposed shades of cherry, currant, nutmeg. In the long, persistent aftertaste balsamic hints appear.
Exquisite aroma of wine is filled with noble tones of cherry, graphite, cocoa, spices and tobacco leaves.
Wine is served to steaks, steaks, poultry and game, products made of minced meat, mature cheeses.
"Poggio Ai Chiari" - a top wine of Colle Santa Mustiola. Its label depicts a famous view to the bird's-eye view Leonardo da Vinci, making allusion to the side of the highest quality of the drink. The composition of the wine is truly unique: it presents all 28 clones of Sangiovese grown in the vineyards of Santa Mustiola Colle. After a long maceration and fermentation of the must is placed in large Slavonian oak barrels for a period of 36 to 48 months. Then, exposure is continued in bottles for another 24 months. In the sale of wine "Poggio Ai Chiari" comes not earlier than 6 years after the harvest.
Fabio Chenni - a person who makes wine, based on love and respect for their land. His winery Colle Santa Mustiola situated on a hill with scenic views of Lake Chiusi. These ownership still belonged to his grandfather from the beginning of the XX century. In the late 80s, Fabio decided to actively engage in their reconstruction and development. Sangiovese - the main grape of Italy, and it is this sort of became the source material for breeding experiments carried out, which resulted in today's vineyards Colle Santa Mustiola grows its 28 species. It is supported by low yields: Fabio does not pursue volume, and puts priority on the quality of grapes. In so doing, it contributes to the very nature: friendly Sangiovese warm climate, soil composition, rich in mineral deposits, and able to retain moisture for a long time.
Cellar Colle Santa Mustiola was built on the site of the ancient Etruscan tombs. His recovery led by Fabio himself along with fellow enthusiasts, and today is exhibited unique ancient objects found in the excavations. The underground system of tunnels connected in a natural way to maintain an optimal balance of temperature and humidity. The range of Colle Santa Mustiola present only 3 wines: a pink "Kernos" and red "Vigna Flavia" and "Poggio Ai Chiari", but their quality is vouched personally Fabio Chenni. They embedded respect for our native home, tradition and fanatical devotion to his favorite occupation.