Alicante, 2018

By Ampeleia

  • Appellation: I.G.T Costa Toscana
  • Region: Tuscany
  • Country: Italy
  • Colour: Red
  • Grape Varieties: Alicante
  • Soil type: Clay, Sand, Volcanic, pebbles
  • Vessel type: Cement - Other
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • Low sulphite.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • No temperature control.
  • Organic/Biodynamic/Equivalent
  • Total Sulphites: 15 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Vigna della Pieve (Parish church vineyard) , Alicante Nero (Mediterranean variety also known as Grenache in France, Cannonau in the neighbouring island of Sardinia and as Garnacha in Spain).Agening: 6 months in cement tanks and vinificated with 30% whole-bunch

Taste it at...

  • Los Angeles 2019

About Ampeleia

Tuscany, Italy

Ampeleia is located in Maremma (Tuscany) on the Colline Metallifere (Metal hills) and is characterized by its high-rise from 200 to 600m above sea level that conveys biodiversity.

It is a biodynamic farm managed by a group of young people in which Marco Tait expresses the vision of Elisabetta Foradori and Giovanni Podini and the terroir through the wines (Cabernet Franc and Mediterranean varieties).

Today Ampeleia is: 35ha vineyards, 54ha wood, 32ha arable and grazing land, 1.5ha olive grove, vegetable garden, orchard, 6 cows, chicken.