Wine Guicciardini Strozzi, Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG Riserva, 2008
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Reviews of purchase Guicciardini Strozzi, Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG Riserva, 2008
Wine golden brown.
The wine has a pleasantly cool, dry but harmonious and smooth taste with a characteristic bitter taste, reminiscent of almonds.
The wine has a fine, persistent fruity aroma.
Wine is very harmony with seafood, white meat and light cheeses.
Vernaccia Riserva - an excellent wine that is made only from the upper berries, rich in sugar. This wine shows a harmonious fusion of flavor and rich, sustainable taste. It is characterized by long-term storage potential. Vernaccia di San Gimignano (Vernaccia di San Gimignano) is a unique drink among Italian white wines, which bears the title of Riserva for its ability to prolonged exposure.
Possession Cusona, which are owned by Guichchardini Strozzi, located on the banks of the river Elsa and are on the way from Paris to Rome. The first mention of the estate Couzon in historical sources date back to the year 994, as a farm family Bibbiano.
Back in the early decades of the XV century in the economy Couzon Bardi family, who owned the estate at the time, already engaged in the cultivation of vines by making wine from varieties Vernaccia. A century Zhirolamo Guichchardini being graph married a girl from a family of Bardi. Thanks to a happy marriage, it has at its disposal possession Couzon that since forever belong to the family Guichchardini for centuries to care for their vineyards, which brought her worldwide fame.
A significant contribution was made by Francesco Guchchardini (Minister of Agriculture), in charge of the estate for three years starting in 1906. Often the stories of families and Strotsev Guichchardinni rightly associated with the era of the Renaissance. The proof of this assertion is justified beautiful architectural creations - Palazzo Strozzi and historically proven relationship with the family of the Medici family.