Isole e OlenaCepparello 2018Product code: 11088
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A Tuscan delight, Isole e Olena Cepparello wine is a pure expression of Sangiovese, an Italian red grape variety. Crafted in spectacular vineyards in the heart of Chianti Classico region, this ravishing wine captivates with its ruby-red hue and refined nuances. The bouquet reveals rich, ripe fruits, balanced with delightful spices and a whisper of florals. The palate indulges with plum, blackberry and sweet spices, all harmoniously entwined in velvety, full-bodied texture. This well-structured wine impresses with its longevity and potential to evolve. The Isole e Olena Cepparello wine is indeed a sophisticated symphony in a glass.
About the Winery
Nestled in the heart of Tuscany's Chianti region, Isole e Olena is a magnificent winery, renowned for its superior quality wines that are a true testament to Italy's winemaking heritage. Boasting an idyllic setting amidst rolling hills, this estate provides a perfect backdrop for a serene wine-tasting experience.
The winery sprawls over an impressive 300 hectares, with vineyards covering 50 hectares. Each grapevine is treated with utmost care and respect, ensuring that the flavours of the terroir seep in every cluster. Overseeing all vineyard management and the winemaking process is Paolo De Marchi, who has weathered the ebb and flow of winemaking trends, firmly standing by his commitment to traditional methods.
Isole e Olena's famous cepparello, made from 100% Sangiovese, is a wine aficionado's dream. It captures the fragrance, texture and body that are a genuine reflection of Tuscany. Paolo De Marchi's skilful wine craftsmanship is also showcased in the estate's special Syrah, an illustration of how non-indigenous grapes can thrive in new territories. The winery's commitment in using indigenous and International varieties adds to the appeal of the vast array of sublime wines on offer.
The visitor experience at Isole e Olena is as flavourful as its wines. Guests are encouraged to learn about the transformative journey from grape to bottle, fostering an appreciation for the craft that matches their delight in the wine itself.
A visit to Isole e Olena winery offers a delightful immersion into the world of traditional Tuscan winemaking. For those who relish in authentic flavours and appreciate the art of winemaking? This exquisite vineyard ticks all the right boxes.