Ciliegiolo Maremma Toscana Le Lupinaie :
It comes from a native grape of the Tuscan Maremma, lovingly cared for in its work to guarantee an excellent result.
after harvesting, hot maceration takes place for about 12 hours and then fermentation at a controlled temperature. aging on the fine lees, maturation in steel and finally a further refinement in the bottle. this is the path and the history of this extraordinary native wine of the Tuscan Maremma.
Ciliegiolo Maremma Toscana Wine :
Ciliegiolo is a variety of red wine from Italy, named after the Italian for ‚cherry‘. It is a minor component of traditional blends such as Chianti, but interest has revived in recent years.
The Ciliegiolo grape takes its name from the color and the characteristic aroma that recalls the cherry. The Ciliegiolo grape was mainly used in cutting with wines with little alcohol and sourness. it brought, in fact, alcoholic gradation, softness and a fresh aroma of cherry, giving products of good resistance to aging. Ciliegiolo is a very ductile vine: if vinified in white or with a short maceration it can give fresh and fragrant rose wines. also lends itself well to withering.
About The Producer, Le Lupinaie :
Making wine, this has always been the dream of Aldo Galimberti who crowned his dream by buying a farmhouse in Tuscany and producing wine in the 25 hectares that surround it. the farmhouse and its vineyards are part of the DOCG Morellino di Scansano and the wines produced by the company perfectly embody the peculiarities of the territory and of Sangiovese.