Wine Enrico Fossi, Terrantica, 2008
Wine of yellow-golden color.
Fresh, fruity and clean taste of the wine has good acidity and balance, has a pleasant taste of minerals.
Delicate aroma of the wine shows lighter shades of exotic fruits and green nuts.
Wine is perfect for fish with vegetables, seafood.
Wines Enrico Fossey occupy a worthy place along with wines famous wine regions of the world, while possessing Italian individuality and originality. Wine "Terrantika" made from Pinot Bianco. Vintage hand-built. Fermentation of wine produced in wooden barrels and stainless steel vats. After malolactic fermentation, the wine is aged in oak barrels for about 20-24 months.
The motto of the fresh, fruity, well-balanced wine "Terrantica" reads "Ad majora ad majora" - "All the better!"
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 a year. Number of wines produced from year to year changes. It depends on the climatic conditions and harvest each vineyard.