Wine Enrico Fossi, Malbec, 2009
The wine is dark ruby color.
The wine has a full-bodied, round, smooth taste and well balanced acidity and silky tannins. Long aftertaste with notes of plum and sweet cherries.
Intense aroma of wine is made up of notes of black and red fruits interwoven with hints of tobacco and spices.
Wine is served with stewed meat, grilled meat, cheeses.
Wines Enrico Fossey occupy a worthy place along with wines famous wine regions of the world, while possessing Italian individuality and originality. Very nice, well-balanced, fruity wine Malbec created from the same red grapes come from France. Grapes with juicy berries average size picky about soil and climatic conditions, has a low frost. For a long time Malbec is widely used for the production of wine in all regions of France, but now it dominates only in French Cahors, where it is made famous Cahors. Malbec obtained from dense and well-balanced wine. Malbec wine fermentation is carried out in wooden barrels and stainless steel vats. Used malolactic fermentation. The wine is aged in oak barrels for about 20-24 months.
Malbec on the wine label emblazoned inscription: "O Cesare, si ha quel che si da?" - "Tell me, Caesar, do we have what we have done?"
Enrico Fossey - a bold and confident experimenter recognizes no rules but their own experience, their ideas and views. Fossey - very wealthy heir to a dynasty owners Knitting Mills, who inherited a Signa large plot of land. Signa (Signa) is a few dozen kilometers from the center of Florence and is its western suburbs. Enrico Fossey was passionate about wine and traveled almost all over the world, visiting the main wine estates, he realized that his land is a great place for wine. Signa has a warm climate and the most favorable conditions in Tuscany. Convinced that the present great wines produced in a break with tradition, Enrico Fossey violated folded centuries tradition of the land and created the wine, take their rightful place alongside the famous Tuscan wines. Fossey produces its unique wines mainly from international grape varieties. He gives the names of wines, creating for each individual label with sayings, quotes and aphorisms that characterize their history and character.
The area of vineyards owned by Foss, is 12 hectares. The vineyards are located at an altitude of about 80 meters above sea level, the soil is limestone with a few layers of chalk. The average age of the vines - 10 years. The volume of production wineries Fossey is 30 000-50 000 bottles a year. Number of wines produced from year to year changes. It depends on the climatic conditions and harvest each vineyard.