DIONEO – Igt Toscana Rosso Supertuscan
Years available: 2013
Grapes: Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon
Aging: 12 months in barriques and 24 months in bottle
Alcohol: 14.7% vol.
Winegrower: Raffaello Viani, A Solatio Farm
Dioneo: a name that recalls a character, a poet, a place and a region, Tuscany. Dioneo is the main character of the Decameron, a masterpiece by Giovanni Boccaccio, one of the fathers of the Italian language, a native of Certaldo, a town located in the wine-making heart of Tuscany.
Main grape: Sangiovese and Cabernet Sauvignon. This wine, bottled in its third year of life, will surprise you with its beautiful warm and intense red colour and its overwhelming aromas.
With a strong personality, it will satisfy you with its authenticity and irreverence towards much more noble wines.
Recommended in combination with grilled meats, game meats and medium-aged cheeses.