Wine Villa Antinori Bianco, Toscana IGT, 2011
Wine of pale yellow color.
The taste of wine is full bodied, pleasant, beverages, with good aromatic component.
Slim and elegant aroma of the wine reveals fruity notes of pineapple and peach shades of white flowers.
Villa Antinori Bianco wine is perfect as an aperitif. Ideal with dishes of fish and seafood, as well as oysters and soft cheeses.
Villa Antinori wonderful wine Bianco was first created in 1931 by Niccolò Antinori. Since then remained almost unchanged not only a label, but the philosophy and tradition of making wine that captures the freshness and floral aromas of ripe fruit.
2011 season was characterized by the early stages of germination, flowering and fruit set. Sufficient rainfall allowed the vines to develop balanced. Until mid-July was cool and fresh. The heat and lack of rain in August and October caused an abrupt onset of harvest. So, with sites in Monteloro in late August was collected Pinot Grigio, Pinot Blanc - in early September, early October - Riesling. Trebbiano and Malvasia were collected from different vineyards in early September, much earlier than in 2010. Grapes has been cleared from the peduncle and is subject to very soft pressing, and then cooled to 10 ° C. After 48-hour cold maceration, it was moved to a stainless steel tank, where the fermentation took place at a temperature not exceeding 18 ° C. After fermentation, the wine is aged in stainless steel tanks at 10 ° C, allowing wine to stay fresh and fragrant.
Antinori - the oldest winery in Tuscany, it has been producing wine for more than 600 years! Many wine Antinori through an innovative approach and a virtuoso tea blends made literally revolutionized the wine market. Most Antinori wines are not inferior in its properties to the best examples of Bordeaux, although it compares favorably to the past for its value. The world-renowned wine expert Robert Parker said: "Antinori, no doubt, the greatest name in Italian winemaking. During the Antinori wine tasting takes place the main thing - instilled understanding of quality wines."