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DOC Bolgheri

logo bottiglia Varvàra

2019

The name Varvàra is in honor of Baroness Varvàra Wrangler, wife of Count Ugolino della Gherardesca and great-grandmother of Count Federico Zileri Dal Verme, the current owner.
This wine was born from the desire to develop a more immediate product while continuing to give importance to the fruit.

blend

60%Cabernet Sauvignon

20%Merlot

10%Cabernet Franc

10%Petit Verdot

From 2016 we have introduce the Cabernet Franc that seams the ideal partner in marriage Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot. The bouquet turn to more spicy-refreshing notes, on same full-bodied exciting taste.

harvest

Handpicked grapes, selected again before the destemming

vinification

Delicate process mainly trough pump over of the juice.

aging

In 500 liters barrels X

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terroir

Soil
Calcareous with pH 8, mix of Clay-sand-limestone. Dark brown color

Production Area
Vineyard are placed on hill at 70m over the sea level. Oriented to the sea, full sun from the morning to the evening

Density Plantation
6500 plants/hectare

Yield
7500 kg/hectare

awards

Gambero Rosso

2 bicchieri rossi

Wine Spectator

92 pts

I vini di Veronelli

91 pts

Dr Wine

89 pts

ONAV Prosit

2 pts

Vitae

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