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Lombardo Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG 2012

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This wine is produced from grapes carefully selected and thinned out, this wine of great structure, but at the same time soft and elegant, ranks at the top of our production.
Distrikt Toscana
Druvor Sangiovese
Årgång 2012
Fyllighet 9
Fruktsyra 10
Strävhet 9
Tillverkare Lombardo
Artikelnr LO 103
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Avnjutes mellan 2015 - 2022

The Vino Nobile di Montepulciano (wine once riserved only for the upper noble class) is one of the oldest and famous Italian wine : since 1685 the scientist and writer Francesco Redi, author of the renowned poem “Bacco in Toscana” (Bacchus in Tuscany) wrote: … “of all the wines, Montepulciano is the king” .

 Grape varieties: 100% Prugnolo Gentile

Altitude: 350-400 a.s.l.

System of cultivation : The simple Guyot

Type of land: medium mixture – clayey

Number of plants per hectare. : 4000-4500

Method of Harvest: manual

Vinification: in cement tanks with controlled temperature – maceration 15-18 days

Aging: 18 months in French oak barrels; one half in tonneaux and other half in big barrels. Then 6 months of bottle




Per flaska Per låda
(Antal flaskor / låda: 6)

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Gassås Wine

Situated in a beautiful location on the hills overlooking Montepulciano is the Azienda Lombardo. Founded in 1972 by Antonino, father of the now owners Francesco and Giacinto, consisting by over 35 hectares of vineyards, with Sangiovese (Prugnolo Gentile) planted in the most of those, and that are divided into different zones: Caggiole, Confino, S.Polo e Gracciano, where there is also the main venue of the winery. The soils of the property are different each other: medium mixture and tufaceous: nicely predisposed for elegant wines and low tannin; instead clayey soils that originate more structured and powerfull wines, suitable for for a lengthy aging

The two brothers Lombardo have divided the running and management of the farm in this way: Francesco takes over the commercial part, whereas Giacinto manages and directs the work on the fields and inside the cellar.

The cellars are located on the road S.S. 326 in Gracciano di Montepulciano: Here there is the department vinification, aging and bottling; While in the frame of the eighteenth century villa in Via Umbria, where the family lives, have been restored the historical cellars and its tasting room.

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