Wine Ornellaia, "Le Volte", Toscana IGT, 2016
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Wine typical rich ruby color.
The wine has a silky palate with elegant tannin structure, emphasized by a lively and refreshing acidity.
Wine aroma intense, fruity, with light notes of spices.
The wine is perfect with grilled meat, grilled meat, spicy cuisine dishes, game and mature cheeses.
Cuvée "Le Volte", consisting of three grape varieties combines the characteristics of the best terroirs of Tuscany. The structure and complexity of Cabernet Sauvignon are perfectly combined with a Mediterranean character of Sangiovese gives the wine brightness and softness of Merlot. The first issue of Wine "Le Volte", reflecting the style of wine farms Tenuta del Ornellaia, started in 1991. Each grape variety vinified separately in stainless steel vats. After completion of the secondary malolactic fermentation, the wine is kept for 10 months in French oak barriques of age from 2 to 4 years, which have previously kept wine "Masseto" and "Ornellaia".
The search for absolute quality and new ways of development of Italian winemaking led to the idea of Tenuta dell'Ornellaia - a place with limitless potential, managed wise and experienced people who want to turn every vintage masterpiece.
Winery Tenuta dell'Ornellaia was founded Marquis Lodovico Antinori, a representative of the famous wine Antinori family, in 1981, it is located in a beautiful part of Tuscany. From the outset, the company's goal was to create outstanding wines. Thanks to the passion and dedication, coupled with a unique terroir and an exceptional climate are producing wines have gained a resounding success and glory, and the winery Tenuta dell'Ornellaia has become one of the most important in the world.
Philosophy Tenuta del'Ornellayya based on the pursuit of high quality. Vineyards are farms in Bolgheri, Tuscany subregion, located off the coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea. The mild Mediterranean climate and beautiful soil provide ideal conditions for ripening grapes. The total area is 97 hectares of vineyards, the vineyards grow varieties: Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. Technology of production of each particular vintage chosen on the basis of the characteristics of the harvest, the grapes are harvested by hand only when it reaches optimum maturity. In homage to the unique and precious terroir grapes from each vineyard is fermented separately. Thanks to the people who invest in the work of your heart and soul, to create a truly unique and great "Supertuscan" wine. Today, agriculture is a company Marchesi de'Frescobaldi, belonged to the famous wine Frescobaldi family - one of the best wine producers in Italy.