Wine Dedicato a Walter, Toscana IGT, 2006
Reviews of purchase Dedicato a Walter, Toscana IGT, 2006
The wine is dark, rich ruby color.
Wine with notes of ripe, dark fruit. Clean and compact structure. Good potential for aging.
The wine has an elegant and complex aroma with notes of ripe berries (blackberries, strawberries), dark chocolate and smoke.
The wine goes well with meat dishes and cheeses.
Name "Dedicato a Walter" is translated as "Dedicated to Walter" ... Wine Dedikato and devoted brother Walter Franco and Marylise Allegrini, who was in charge in this family farm for vineyards. After his tragic death in 2003, brother and sister Allegrini in memory of Walter launched a new project Poggio al Tesoro in Bolgheri: Dedicato a Walter (Walter Dedication). This wine is made from grapes from the vineyard area of about 3 hectares called Via Bolgherese, which is located at an altitude of about 56 meters above sea level on the western and south-western exposure. The soils are composed of gravel, sand and clay red, vine planting density of about 9000 vines / ha with an average age of 16 years.
Poggio al Tesoro - a young and ambitious management, a joint project of the family Allegrini and Leonardo Lo Kashio, the famous American businessman. From the very beginning of activity tend to show individuality and uniqueness of the wines of the region of Bolgheri, expressing power, complexity and depth of flavor through a variety of terroirs in the area. Together Allegrini and Luo Kashio chosen Bolgheri region as one of the best in Tuscany, where different grape varieties planted, and where, according to the winemakers of Poggio al Tesoro, the land gives great Italian wines to satisfy the taste of the most demanding audience.