Vigna dell’Impero Valdarno di Sopra DOC 2016

SETTE PONTI

Vigna dell’Impero Valdarno di Sopra DOC
2016

Product code
794080
Format
3 x 750ml
Listing type
Open
Status
Available
Product type
Still wine
Country
Italy
Regulated designation
Indicazione geographica tipica (IGT)
Region
Tuscany
Appellation
Toscana
Varietal(s)
Sangiovese 100 %
Color
Red
Sugar
Dry
Closure type
Cork
Producer's website

About this winery

Sette Ponti reflects the vision of Dr. Antonio Moretti, who took over the estate from his father in the late 1990's, and immediately began producing estate-bottled wines. The vineyards occupy a total of 150 acres, at an altitude of 200 to 300 meters; the oldest vines (mostly sangiovese) date from 1935. The soil is a classic Tuscan mixture of sand, clay, limestone, and schist-based galestro. The estate - 750 acres in total - is farmed in the traditional Tuscan way, so that the vineyards are...

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Press reviews

James Suckling

- 96 points -

June 2019

Complex aromas of fresh flowers and cherries follow through to a full body, firm and very silky tannins and a long, long finish. Driven and fine.

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Wine Spectator

- 95 points -

September 2019

This is all about purity, finesse and energy. A line of cherry and raspberry flavors runs through this red, with grace notes of leather, tobacco, graphite and underbrush. Reined-in and firm, yet balanced, with a lingering aftertaste of cherry, mineral and spice.

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