Shop For Wine

Buy wine online! select from hundreds of wines you can only find in restaurants. Whether you are searching for a full bodied cabernet sauvignon or a fresh and fun prosecco, WineWire has the wine for you.


Product_page_wine_label_image

Zoom

Fattoria Sammontanna Alberese, IGT Toscana Sangiovese/Trebbiano 2017

Wine Type: Large_icon Large_icon Videoblog
Style of Wine:Light & Fruity
Country of Origin:Italy
Wine Region:Tuscany
Grape Varietal:Sangiovese and Trebbiano
Bottle Format:750mL
Case Size:12 bottles
$299.40 Per Case ($24.95/btl)


Tasting Notes

This wine is a nod to the old tradition that made Trebbiano a compulsory component of any Chianti blend. Almost entirely Sangiovese with just a touch of Trebbiano, Alberese is such a delicious, simple and easy drinking wine that it could go with just about anything. The perfect wine to have on the rack when friends turn up unexpectedly!


Critical Praise

"From vineyards in Montelupo Fiorentino, 20 kms from Florence, down the hill that borders the east side of the Arno valley. Alberese (from the trees, which must be a reference to the abundance of olive groves on the estate) is a unique blend of 80 per cent sangiovese with (20) trebbiano toscano taken from "ungrateful" soils. This is Tuscan wine the way it was in tended to me made before the pure-blood, red race rules took over the region. The Sammontana way is one of biodynamics, water dynamization and this Alberese falls into so many natural, need to know ways. Minimal sulphur, wild ferment, crazy co-mingling, tingling alive and kicking red meets white. A mild salumi melds into the way less than funky aromatics though there is some rare game bird ferment on the palate. Otherwise a crucible of clean, pure and crushable grapes. Drink 2017-2018. Tasted January 2017. Michael Godel www.winealign.com "


As featured on WineWire TV

Large_video_thumbnail

Episode #239 - Red and White and Drunk All Over

Jul 6, 2018

In this episode of WineWire TV, Nelson goes "old school" with a Tuscan wine made from a blend of red and white grapes...

View Video


Comments


Sign Up or Sign In to comment



You may also like...

List_wine_label_image
Zoom

Fattoria La Lecciaia Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2012

Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy, 750mL, 6 bottles per case

La Lecciaia is situated in Vallafrico, bordering some of the oldest and most prestigious vineyards of Montalcino (Biondi-Santi and Barbi). The land extends t...

Add to Cart$509.70 Per Case ($84.95/btl)  

Large_icon
List_wine_label_image
Zoom

Masottina Aether "Ai Palazzi" Rosso Trevenezie Igt 2017

Veneto, Italy, 750mL, 12 bottles per case

Masottina is a family-run company on the sunny hills of Conegliano, based in Castello di Roganzuolo. It produces a wide range of wines typical of the provinc...

Add to Cart$258.00 Per Case ($21.50/btl)  

Large_icon
List_wine_label_image
Zoom

Fattoria La Lecciaia Sangiovese Toscana Igt 2015

Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy, 750mL, 12 bottles per case

La Lecciaia was purchased in 1983 and is situated in Vallafrico, bordering some of the oldest and most prestigious vineyards of Montalcino (Biondi-Santi and ...

Add to Cart$287.40 Per Case ($23.95/btl)  

Large_icon