What Are Wine Tannins?

The dry taste in the mouth which remains after a sip of red wine in the mouth, grape’s seeds, skin and stem comes from the tannins. They are responsible for the bitterness of the red wine and they get more and more attention for their antioxidant properties, which help to prevent degenerative diseases.

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Castelgiocondo Brunello di Montalcino

Frescobaldi family start producing wine in 1300 at the estate of Tenuta di Castiglioni, in Southwest of Florence. From the beginning the family wanted to have quality wines that reflect the unique terroirs. A century later, Frescobaldi wines were served at tables in the Papal Court and the English Court of Henry VIII.

Sette Vigne

Un raffinato insieme di sette Vigni Puramente Italiani. Sette Vigne is a lovely and totally unique, one of a kind blend of the seven most noble indigenous grape varieties in Italy, from the seven major wine regions in Italy. The grapes are selected from low-yielding vineyards in the respective areas of production: Corvina from the … Continue reading Sette Vigne