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Collazzi

I.G.T Tuscany

CLASSIFICATION
I.G.T Tuscany
VARIETY
Cabernet Sauvignon 50%, Cabernet Franc 25%, Merlot 20%, Petit Verdot 5%
FEATURES
Principal Characteristics Elegant, complex in its aromas, rich and intense, with aa marked propensity to age in bottle for many years.
Color
Deep red
PERFUME
Balsamic spicy notes, accompanied by hints of black ripe fruits.
TASTE
Silky and full bodies in the mouth. The end presents roundness, elegance which comes from a equilibrated structure.
ORIGIN
Vineyards belonging to the property of Collazzi, located in the southwestern part of the municipality of Impruneta (Florence), near the village of Galluzzo.
SOIL TYPE
Clay and limestone, in part sandy soils, rich in minerals.
AVAREGE AGE OF VINEYARD
25 years
WEATHER CONDITIONS
Normally warmer and drier than surrounding areas. A part of the property lies in a natural amphitheater, with a perfect South-West exposure. The abundant insolation and the mild daytime temperatures, allow a prolonged and complete maturation of the grapes, homogeneous from year to year.
HARVEST METHOD
Manual in baskets. Every variety and plot are picked and vinified separately. Once the grapes arrive in the cellar they are carefully selected on the sorting table.
MALOLACTIC FERMENTATION
Done in barriques after the alcoholic fermentation
REFINEMENT DURATION
18 months in oak barrels of 225 liters
PACKAGING
Besides from 0.750 bottles, there are available: half bottles, and prestigious formats such as Magnum, Double Magnum, Imperial, and Balthazar.


The Villa

The majestic villa is located on a rectangular terrace on the top of a hill.
Santi di Tito projected it.