Poggetto di sopra - Nobile Alliance

Nobile di Montepulciano D.O.C.G.


T he Alliance is a group of six Nobile producers - Salcheto, Poliziano, La Braccesca, Dei, Boscarelli, and Avignonesi - all sharing the dedication to Nobile’s rediscovery. The six winemakers have coordinated their respective work and each crafted a cru 100% Sangiovese Nobile specifically for this project. The Poggetto di Sopra brings out the characteristics of its environment, recalling the clay soil it lays upon.
The wine shows grace and elegance, the bouquet is complex with tones of raspberry tart, indian spices, especially clove and cardamom. The tannins are silky with a long lingering finish.
Grapes

100% Sangiovese.

Harvest

September 26th.

Vinification

The fermentation was spontaneous. Alcoholic fermentation of whole berries and maceration on the skins which lasted 25 days.

Ageing

24 months in large oak casks.

Awards

2015:
94 pts James Suckling
94 pts Wine Advocate
93 pts Wine Enthusiast
93 pts Wines Critic
91 pts Vinous by Galloni
91 pts Veronelli