Il Convento Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG

 9,95

The wine Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG has a straw yellow color with golden high lights. In the nose fruity and harmonieus. The palate presents balanced and a slightly almond aftertaste.

One of my favorite white wines!

Description

Il Convento is a line of wines from the winery Gattavecchi in Montepulciano.

Vernaccia di San Gimignano

Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG is one of the oldest and most noble Italian white wines. The wine has a long history. The Vernaccia is produced in the small area of Tuscany ‘San Gimignano”.

San Gimignano

It was the favorite white wine of Michelangelo.

Soil
The vineyards are in San Gimignano Tuscany. The soil is composed of yellow sand and clay. Vernaccia is one of the oldest grape varieties in Italy.

Vernaccia grapes

Characteristics
The wine Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG has a straw yellow color with golden high lights. In the nose fruity and harmonieus. The palate presents balanced and a slightly almond aftertaste, typical of the vine.

The Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG stands out among Tuscany’s top white wines. Enjoy this wine!

 

Wine and food pairing: i pici all’agione (tomato – garlic sauce)

Wine and food pairing: fried fish

Additional information

Weight1.2 kg
Description

100% Vernaccia grapes.

Gentle pressing and alcoholic fermentation with a temperature that never exceeds 18ºC. Wine aging in stainless steel up to 6 months. The wine is ready to be bottled.

Wine & Food

Antipasto, different kinds of cheeses, appetizer, spaghetti vongole, chicken- turkey dishes, fish, anchovies, sardines.

Specifications

Appellation: DOCG
Vintage: 2019
Country: Italy
Region: Tuscany
Content: 750 ml
How to serve: 10-12˚C
Alcohol content: 13%

How to keep

This wine is best drunk young. The most ideal place for a bottle of white wine is dark, cool, and slightly humid, which makes your basement the perfect place for storage.

You may also like…