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Tinorso I.G.T.
Tinorso I.G.T.
The Tinorso has become, since years,  the premium wine of the Fattoria Poggio Capponi, even for the awards achieved. Long-lived wine  with intense aromas of red and black fruit, jam and spices, of gustatory consistency and persistence.
 
This wine comes from Merlot and Syrah vineyards that grow on calcareous-clayey lands of the hills around Montespertoli,  in Tuscany. The raising system of these vineyards is a low spurred cordon system. Each plant has a limited load of grapes which permits to produce a wine very structured and characterized by a  high charge of polyphenols. The grapes, after a maceration of 20 days, completes the  malolactic fermentation in French oak barrels, where remains in aging from 12 to 18 months before being bottled, and ready to undertake a period of aging in lying-down bottles for about 6 months. 


Data sheet
Name of the wine: TINORSO
Denomination: I.G.T. Toscana
Grape varieties: Merlot, Syrah
Zone of origin: Montespertoli (FI)
Soil: Medium texture soil made up of clay
Plantation density: 5.000 vines/Ha
Training System: low spurred cordon
Average age of vines: 12 years
Yield per hectare: 50 quintals of grapes
Bottles produced: 5.000
Alcohol content: 14%
Winemaking process: Each grape variety fermented
separately on the skins
Ageing: 12/18 months in barrique
Refining: 6 months in bottle
Colour: The dark ruby red color
Perfume: Intense, persistent and complex with fresh
bouquet is perceived having red fruit, jam and spices
notes
Flavour:Concentrated, good balance and persistence,
in both nose and on the palate
Serving Recommendations: grilled red meat, game,
spicy foods and stews
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