2014 Le Gemme Gold & Silver – 750 ml – Red Wine
IGT Toscana Red Wine from Tuscany, Italy – Sangiovese Grosso, Cabernet and Merlot grapes
Certification: IGT Toscana
Grapes Varieties: Sangiovese and Cabernet
Aging: 4 years in barriques
Type: Red Still Wine
Serving Temperature: 16/18 °C
Pairing: First courses and risottos, red meat
Country: Italy, Tuscany
The Sangiovese, from the Latin “Sangius jovis”, is the predominant grape-variety in this wine and the calm, elegant characteristics of the Cabernet give this wine ample olfactory complexity and greater strength to both body and flavor. The color is deep ruby red, tending to garnet with age. With a dry, full and smooth flavor, rich with personality and well structured, complete and elegant, with an evidently aristocratic character; hints of wood can be perceived amidst the typical herbaceous notes.
The prime quality and structure of this wine demand excellent first courses and risottos with sauces made from wild boar and hare, tasty red meat dishes such as roast game, vegetable soufflé and spicy mature cheeses.
Tenuta Torciano Winery is situated in the heart of Tuscany, 35 minutes from Florence and 20 minutes from Siena, surrounded by beautiful rolling hills and a succession of unique greenery that features towering cypress trees, long stretches of beautiful vineyards, olive groves, forests of oaks and lovely villages.
When you visit Tenuta Torciano Winery, you will totally immerse yourself in Italian culture, together with a Tuscan family consisting of 13 generations of wine producers. Here you will experience warm hospitality and additional Tuscan traditions handed down from father to son.
Area of Production:
Located in central Italy along the Tyrrhenian coast, Tuscany is home to some of the world’s most notable wine regions. Toscana IGT is the most famous – and the most commonly used – of Italy’s Indicazione Geografica Tipica (IGT) titles. The geographical region it indicates is, in short, Tuscany.
Toscana IGT wines can be made in any village in any of Tuscany’s 10 provinces.
Cabernet – Sangiovese blended wines are one of the success stories of 20th-Century Italian winemaking. The blend balances the distinctive black-cherry and wild-berry flavors of Sangiovese against the structure and power of Cabernet Sauvignon. the blend represents modern Italian winemaking, making up some of Italy’s most famous wines.
“Le Gemme” Collection
Since a lot time, Tenuta Torciano has been using gold, silver and copper in the production of all its wine bottles packaging because these bottles are prestigious jewel. The real luxury is not looking at the wine in the glass and enjoying the taste, but savoring the infinite spectacle of the seasons, of the time that passes from the roots to the grapes, of the happy moments of the harvest and the joy of drinking the first sip that encloses the magic of man and nature. This is the tenacity that led the Tenuta Torciano winery to create classy wines with a precious charm and at the same time ambitious.
“Le Gemme Gold” special bottle adorned with gold and silver gems, inclusive of luxury leather box.