Cantine Leonardo da VinciVin Santo dell'Empolese DOC 2011 (Half Litre)Product code: 4168
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Cantine Leonardo da Vinci Vin Santo dell'Empolese DOC wine is an exquisite Italian offering. This golden-hued dessert wine, originating from Tuscany, captivates the senses with a tantalising bouquet of dried fruit, honey, and almonds. The palate is rewarded with rich flavours of toasted nuts and caramel, underpinned by a charming note of sweet figs. This full-bodied vin santo boasts an attractively sweet finish that lingers, guaranteed to enchant any dessert wine lover. It is an admirable choice to pair with traditional Italian desserts or enjoy on its own as a delightful conclusion to a meal.
A deep amber dessert wine, with aromas of dried fruit, figs, almonds and honey. On the palate the texture is rich and velvety, retaining a delicious sweetness alongside a vibrant acidity which keeps the wine fresh.
About the Winery
Nestled deep in the heart of Italy's picturesque Tuscan region is the Cantine Leonardo da Vinci Winery, a true testament to fine artisanal winemaking. With its engaging story woven deep into Italy's rich history and culture, this winery has become synonymous with the iconic essence of Tuscany's globally renowned wineries.
This exceptional haven of viniculture is named in honour of the legendary artist and polymath, Leonardo da Vinci, when the winery was established in 1961, it was under the collective dedication, commitment and passion of nearly 300 winegrowers.
Boasting a production spanning over 750 hectares of vineyards, the Cantine Leonardo da Vinci winery immediately impresses with its grand scale and scope. Yet balancing this bountiful capacity, is the winery's commitment to sustainable farming methods. The vineyards exemplify true respect for the environment, observing organic practices and pursuing natural biodiversity. This seamless blend of technology and tradition breathes life into the winery, contributing to its high regard in the global wine landscape.
The wines produced at Cantine Leonardo da Vinci go beyond the simple encapsulation of flavour. Each bottle contains a rich blend of traditional and innovative processes, along with a generous dash of history and culture unique to Tuscany. Notoriously, the challenging art of Sangiovese grape is mastered here, giving life to robust and opulent Chianti: a fervent dance of flavours that sing its Tuscan roots with every sip. It showcases a wide range quality wines that run the gamut from the classic and traditional to the unique, sparkling, and modern: White wines, red wines, rosé and even dessert wines.
Steeped in age-old tradition yet still vibrantly contemporary, the Cantine Leonardo da Vinci winery is truly a testament of passionate winemaking. It blends history, culture, expert artisanship and innovative practices to produce wines that are loved globally, and have come to define Italian wine-making, at its finest!