Vitiarium IGT Toscana Vernaccia
Vernaccia di San Gimignano is produced in the municipality of San Gimignano, where the alluvial soil is able to imprint in a unique way this wine. The soil characterizes so strongly the grapes and the wine that also the vineyards position in relation to the city of San Gimignano is recognizable in the wine.
The IGT Toscana Vernaccia explains that Vitiarium is produced using Vernaccia di San Gimignano variety.
Grapes are picked up manually in the second half of September, and brought quickly in the cellar to be softly pressed, the must is fined then follows a slow fermentation at low temperature. A long batonnage process allows a slow evoution that enriches the wine month by month.
This a unique wine that aged in stanless steel tank twice than a Vernaccia di San Gimignano and the evolution is impressive.