Indicative blend: Sangiovese, Canaiolo, Malvasia Colorino, Cabernet Sauvignon.
The Chianti Blend is a style of wine based on historical winemaking in Tuscany, Italy. The blend’s primary constituent is the dark-skinned Sangiovese grape, grown extensively in Tuscany and in a handful of places in the New World. What distinguishes the Chianti Blend from other wines is the addition of one or more of the Italian varieties, Canaiolo, Colorino, Ciliegiolo and Mammolo.
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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.
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|Bocelli Family Sangiovese Rosso Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
|Bocelli Family Terre di Sandro Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
|Bocelli Family Prosecco Extra Dry, Veneto|
|Bocelli Family Poggioncino Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
|Bocelli Family Alcide Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
|Bocelli Family In Canto Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
|Bocelli Family Franette Bianco Toscana IGT, Tuscany|
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