Wine Poliziano, Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG, 2012
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Reviews of purchase Poliziano, Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG, 2012
Wine ruby red color with orange reflections.
The wine has a well-structured, strong taste with notes of black berries and fruit and a long finish.
The aroma of wine felt cherry and plum tones, subtle nuances of spices.
The wine will be the perfect pair of Italian cuisine.
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano - well structured, with great aging potential and moderately intense aroma. It is particularly accurately expresses deep Tuscan roots and the ancient bond between the soil, human and culture of winemaking. Of great importance are microclimates and soil Montepulciano, as well as the main variety used in the production of this wine - Sangiovese. Only he gives such a well-recognized strong, deep, aromatic wines. As part of the wine are sometimes used and other additional local grape varieties, but not more than 20%.
Vineyards with a total area of 42 hectares, which are harvested for wine Nobile di Montepulciano, located at an altitude of 300-400 meters above sea level, the soil - soft clay. Crop harvested by hand. Then the grape is subjected to alcoholic fermentation (14 days in steel tank at a controlled temperature). Two-thirds of the wine matures 14-16 months in French oak barrels (20% - new, and 80% - recycling), and one-third - in traditional casks. Storage capacity of this noble wine is 10-12 years.
Family winery Poliziano named in honor of a talented poet, humanist scholar and brilliant expert on ancient literature Ambrogini Angelo, known as Poliziano. The ancestor of the family winemaking is Dino Carletti, who in 1961 bought 22 acres of land in the municipality of Montepulciano. He planted the first vineyards here, this act came from the depths of his soul and was dictated by emotion rather than economic expediency. This place is bound Dino with his youth, and he wanted to make it a legacy of his family.
Son Dino Carletti - Federico - present owner of Poliziano, as a specialist firms and having experience in the field of agriculture in Northern Italy, in 1980 firmly set to work in his own company, using their knowledge. Winemaking is so captivated him that he was to explore innovative methods of viticulture and winemaking. This desire led to his acquaintance with many well-known specialists in this sector in the region of Chianti Classico, which eventually grew into a closer and more advantageous cooperation. Invaluable assistance in the activities, as recognized by the Federico Carletti, it was Dr. Maurizio Castelli, "a true teacher, the master, who was his first steps in the world of wine" and Dr. Carlo Ferrini - one of his colleagues at the university.
Federico Carletti adheres to the work of several rules - courage, creativity and cutting-edge technology. As a result of this philosophy are obtained very pleasant wine Poliziano in "international" style, but, nevertheless, perfectly reflecting the terroir. Federico Carletti for more than 20 years, runs his company, and all these years he works inspired by watching the creation of wine at every stage - the vine, grapes, wine ... His goal for the future he sees in the creation of the new wine of the harvest with new vineyards and doing everything in order to constantly improve the quality of its wines.