Wine Col d'Orcia, Brunello di Montalcino DOCG Riserva, 2005
The wine has an intense ruby red color.
Wine charms thick, enveloping, well-balanced taste with a smooth texture and expressive tannins, leaving a long, noble aftertaste with notes of ripe fruit and oak.
Intense aroma of wine, characterized by freshness, depth and complexity, filled with notes of red fruits, tobacco and classic shades of oak.
Wine perfectly complements game, steak, stews and cheeses.
Winery Col D'Orcia is situated among the rolling hills in the southern part of the region of Montalcino and occupies a total area of about 540 hectares. Montalcino vineyards are located at an altitude of 450 meters above sea level. Ridge Mount Amiata altitude of 1,750 meters protects the grapes from terrible natural disasters, devastating rains and hail. Mild Mediterranean climate, the blessed sun of Italy and suitable soil have a beneficial impact on the growing vines.
His main task of Col D'Orcia sees growing the healthiest and strongest varieties. The last 10 years of winemakers, together with the University of Florence are constantly carrying out experimental research, whose goal is the selection of grapes for the production of beverages, taking into account the specifics of the local soil and climate of the region. This improves the quality of the product and keep a reputation as one of the best wine producers in Italy.
Based estate Col D'Orcia in 1700, but became widely known only after 1973 were bought the world-famous family of winemakers Count Cinzano. In turn, the case Cinzano was founded in the middle of the XVI century in Turin. Secrets of skill in the family passed down from father to son, so that the current owner Count d'Orcia - Count Francesco Marone Cinzano Wine House has brought in more than four hundred years of experience in the production of alcoholic beverages and wine-making secrets of his family. Currently Col D'Orcia is widely known not only in Italy but also far beyond its borders, and numerous international awards and high ratings of excellent wines confirmation.