Wine Enrico Fossi Syrah 2005
Wine rich ruby color.
In moderate tannin taste wine reveals tones of blackberry, plum, notes of smoke and pepper.
Aromatic, full-bodied wine with hints of plum, raspberry and blackberry, oak nuances.
The wine goes well with meat, cheese and barbecue.
Wine "Syrah" is made from the same grape variety, which is home to the French Rhone Valley, where it was brought in the days of the Roman emperors. Vineyards with Siroy differ unusually high yield, so for making quality wines specifically limit its productivity. Syrah wines from different countries are very different in style and character. Italian Syrah is full of sharp berry-smoky notes. Fermentation of wine "Syrah" is held in wooden barrels and stainless steel vats. Used malolactic fermentation. The wine is aged in oak barrels for about 20-24 months.
The motto of the wine says: «Niente da niente» - «Nothing produces nothing."
Enrico Fossey - a bold and confident experimenter recognizes no rules but their own experience, their ideas and views. Fossey - very wealthy heir to a dynasty owners Knitting Mills, who inherited a Signa large plot of land. Signa (Signa) is a few dozen kilometers from the center of Florence and is its western suburbs. Enrico Fossey was passionate about wine and traveled almost all over the world, visiting the main wine estates, he realized that his land is a great place for wine. Signa has a warm climate and the most favorable conditions in Tuscany. Convinced that the present great wines produced in a break with tradition, Enrico Fossey violated folded centuries tradition of the land and created the wine, take their rightful place alongside the famous Tuscan wines. Fossey produces its unique wines mainly from international grape varieties. He gives the names of wines, creating for each individual label with sayings, quotes and aphorisms that characterize their history and character. The area of vineyards owned by Foss, is 12 hectares. The vineyards are located at an altitude of about 80 meters above sea level, the soil is limestone with a few layers of chalk. The average age of the vines - 10 years. The volume of production wineries Fossey is 30,000-50,000 bottles per year. Number of wines produced from year to year changes. It depends on the climatic conditions and harvest each vineyard.