Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $33 From: $25 To: $63
|Critic||Score||When to drink|
|Vinous Antonio Galloni||90/100||2013 to 2018|
Sangiovese and Merlot are two grapes extensively grown and widely appreciated in Italy. Sangiovese is internationally renowned for its well-balanced structure and savory flavors. It also happens to be Italy’s most planted grape variety, one that has found considerable success in various New World regions. Merlot, on the other hand, is a relatively new addition to Italy’s stable of wine grapes, but production volumes have increased exponentially since the 1990s.
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 (Arezzo, Firenze, Grosseto, Livorno, Lucca, Massa Carrara, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena).
Free from the stylistic constraints imposed on DOCG and DOC wines, Toscana IGT wines can be made in almost every form imaginable, from bone-dry whites to sweet reds and sparkling rosés. Naturally, given Tuscany’s longstanding success with dry red wine, this style is by far the most common.... more
Tuscany (Toscana in Italian) is perhaps the most famous of all Italian wine regions. This fact has no doubt been perpetuated by the romance of the region's endless rolling hills and cypress-lined country roads, but it is nonetheless home to some of the world’s most prestigious wines.
|The Wine Connection, San Diego||
Case of 12 Btls
|Other wines from this producer:|
|Nottola Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG, Tuscany|
|Nottola Il Fattore Riserva, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG|
|Nottola 3 Pz Rosso Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
|Nottola Vin Santo di Montepulciano, Tuscany|
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