Morellino di Scansano - DOCG

Morellino di Scansano

DOCG

Espressioni - "Expressions"

Harmonic, elegant wine characterised by notes of red berries and spices. Intense, enveloping structure like Maremma.

  • Grape variety: Sangiovese 90%, Merlot 10%
  • Production area: Magliano in Toscana
  • Annual production: 30,000 bottles
  • Grape harvest: manual, in mid-September
  • Vinification: the grapes from our best vineyards registered as Morellino DOCG are processed in a very traditional manner: the bunches are destemmed, pressed and fermented in steel tanks for two weeks at a controlled temperature of 26°C. Ageing for 3 months in steel tanks, after blending the wine continues its refinement for another 3 months in steel tanks and at least one month in the bottle.
  • Flavour and aroma: ruby red. Elegant and spicy with fresh notes of red berries. In the mouth it is soft, persistent and fresh at the finish.
  • Pairings: pasta dishes with red sauces and meat sauce, red meat, spicy dishes, eggs.
  • Serving temperature: 18 °C
  • Certification: ICEA – Naturland Fair
  • Awards:

    Winescritic 2020: 91 points

    Mundus Vini Biofach 2021: Silver medal

    Bioweinpreis 2019: Gold medal

    Mundus Vini Biofach 2020: Gold medal

    Bioweinpreis 2018: Gold medal

    Gambero Rosso 2019: 2 glasses

    Veronelli 2019: 87 points

    Wine Enthusiast 2019: 88 points

    Mundus Vini Biofach 2019: Silver medal

    Bioweinpreis 2017: Gold medal

    Merum 2018: 1 Heart

    Gambero Rosso 2018: 1 Glass

    Veronelli 2018: 86 points

    Bibenda 2018: 3 Grapes

    Vinum 2017: 15 / 20 points

    Das Magazine Selection 2016: Silver medal

    Wine Enthusiast 2016: 88 points

    Bibenda 2017: 3 Grapes

    Gambero Rosso 2017: 2 glasses

    Veronelli 2017: 87 points

    A La Carte Magazine: 89 points

    Mundus Vini Biofach 2017: Silver medal