Tenuta Fanti Rosso di Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy, 2019 (750ml)
On the nose, this wine is complex with notes of fruits such as black cherry, plum, and blackberry accompanied by sweet spices as vanilla, clove, and anise. The palate us structured and well balanced, with the same notes as perceived by the nose alongside freshness and medium-high acidity. The finish is persistent
This wine is best enjoyed with grilled pork and vegetables.
ABOUT THE WINE
The Tenuta Fanti estate has belonged to the Fanti family since the beginning of the eighteenth century. It extends across 300 hectares in Toscana, 52ha of which are specialized certified sustainable vineyards. The name Poggio Torto (leaning hill) comes from the irregular shape of the hill Poggio d’Arna, that is in front of the winery. This blend of Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Syrah comes from young vines rooted in schist and clay. It was fermented in stainless before 4 months in oak barrels, 50% in barriques of 3hl, and 50% in big oak barrels of 50 hL.