Il Poggione Vin Santo

Il Poggione Vin Santo 2005

Made from Malvasia and Trebbiano grapes, this Tuscan dessert wine has rich amber hues and an intense, heady aroma of dried fruit and honey leading to a concentrated body and lingering finish.

Style:
Sweet, Concentrated
Flavor:
Dried Fruit, Honey
Bottle Size(s)
500 ML
Appellation
Sant' Antimo
Grapes
Malvasia,
Trebbiano
Alcohol Percentage
16.50%
Fermentation
After pressing, fermentation takes place in large 100 litre barrels.
Aging
Long, slow aging (at least 5 years) in the same 100 litre barrels used for fermentation. The wine maintains contact with the "madre", a compound of yeast and bacteria residues kept from year to year which has a significant effect on the characteristics of the wine.