Product Profile Sheet 750ml
The Viticcio Estate stands amidst a rustic complex, charmingly situated on the gentle hillside overlooking sloping vineyards above the picturesque ancient town of Greve in Chianti, lying midway between Florence and Siena in the heart of the Chianti Classico region. Its founder, Lucio Landini, was a man deeply attached to Tuscan tradition. He and his wife Franca decided to aim high and count primarily on export. From modest beginnings, the focus remains the same today the production of high quality wines worthy of an expert international clientele.
Viticcio is now owned and operated by Alessandro Landini who, by following in his father’s footsteps, is the epitome of a new class of wine entrepreneurs passionate, competent and professional blending tradition with state-of-the-art technology.
“The palate offers mature blackberry, dried cherry, ground pepper, espresso and anise alongside assertive, astringent tannins. The dried fruit shows the heat of the vintage.” – Kerin O’Keefe, May 1st, 2012 (2012 vintage, 2013 not yet rated)