2011 Lemartine IGT Toscana Rosso

2011 Lemartine IGT Toscana Rosso

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2011 Lemartine IGT Toscana Rosso

Grapes / Soils

Sangiovese (50%), Cabernet Sauvignon (25%), Petit Verdot (25%) Petit Verdot was planted in 2003
Cabernet Sauvignon was planted in 1997
Sangiovese was planted in 1970 & 2001
Galestro from cretacic era. Organically poor but rich in lithoid components. 3 acres

The Wine

Winemaker's Notes
  • Lemartine has a distinctive richness combined with a classic elegance.
  • It is a hearty, rich and elegant wine.
  • The black and red berry fruits integrate to enhance a beautiful structure and firm, yet never aggressive tannins.
  • Its generosity delivers minerality, intense fruit flavors and hints of leather, spices and black licorice.
Wine Summary
  • Made from Sangiovese (50%), Cabernet Sauvignon (25%), Petit Verdot (25%) grapes.
  • Vine age – Petit Verdot was planted in 2003 Cabernet Sauvignon was planted in 1997 Sangiovese was planted in 1970 & 2001.
  • Grown on soils of Galestro from cretacic era.
  • Organically poor but rich in lithoid components.
  • Fermented in stainless steel tanks.
  • Aged in French oak barrels and the bottle.
  • Aged for 4 months in the bottle.