Fontegalli is the name of the well where we extract our water. Like water, the source of life and an element of absolute quality, this wine represents our quest for purity and quality, without compromise nor limitations. The result is a wine with great elegance and intensity, capable of enthralling even the most discerning palate.
The 2013 vintage was impacted by a harsh winter with alternating sub-zero temperatures and heavy snowfalls. The spring was cool and rainy. However, despite a cool summer overall compared to previous seasons, a few heat spikes boosted the Sangiovese veraison period. Finally, the fluctuations in daytime and night-time temperatures favoured a progressive ripening phase.
Nose: sweet, ripe fruit
In 2014, the relatively warm winter weather and the mild spring were the triggers for an early budding phase. However, the rainfall spread throughout the winter period rebalanced the vegetative cycle to allow the summer to accomplish its task gently: veraison. Thus, the bunches were able to mature progressively for an optimal harvest.
Nose: fresh, herbaceous
Palate: nice silkiness in the mouth, pleasant freshness
2730 bottles produced
200 magnums produced
The winter of 2015 came later in our region, thus slowing down the vegetative awakening of the vines and the crying period by about ten days. Spring came at the right time, offering the vineyards a flowering period punctuated by sunny days and some rainfall. Finally, the long summer, with high temperatures exceeding 30°C and ideal climatic conditions, gave our grapes an ideal ripening.
Nose: elegant notes of intense chocolate and spices
Palate: dense, rich and complex, long in the mouth, pleasant density
Comments: definite ageing potential
The 2016 vintage is a great year that the winegrowers of our region still remember. In addition to having benefited from a late spring, it was mainly the abundant rainfall during the flowering period that contributed to the success of this season. The warm, sunny summer allowed the grape varieties to mature earlier, resulting in an optimal harvest, and in particular a Sangiovese crop of exceptional quality.
Nose: opulent and very ripe fruit
Palate: nice balance between freshness and power, liquorice.
“The Puro wines are natural wines with no added sulfites. They demonstrate our ability to go beyond enological standards and to create innovative wines without compromising on quality. These wines are produced seriously but don’t take themselves seriously.”
"These wines perfectly reflect the features of the Chianti Rufina terroir. They are very important for us. They are the expression of what a Tuscan wine should be."
Our “Prestige” wines are wines deriving from our oldest vines, long-keeping wines, perfect for marking milestone moments or for celebrating life’s little pleasures.
“Surprising wines which will awaken your tastebuds and provide a perfect and joyful partner for deserts, aperitifs and festive feasts.”
The HERITAGE collection is an invitation to discover our history and our exceptional nectars to savor with each emblematic and unique vintage, bestowed with its own personality. A very limited release, each bottle is individually numbered and personally signed by the person recounts. We wish you an excellent journey in our company.
Oils of excellence for all tastes. Our three different oils all have the same nutritional qualities and only their taste varies depending on when the olives were harvested and pressed.
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