Belguardo


Belguardo Vermentino

Vermentino di Toscana IGT

Vermentino without compromises

This Vermentino in purity reflects the production philosophy of the Marchesi Mazzei. Vermentino is an indigenous grape variety that has its home by the Tyrrhenian sea coast, with its minerality and sapidity, shows great identity, juiciness and freshness.
Winery: Belguardo
Winery location: Maremma, Toscana
Grape varieties: Vermentino
Alcohol: 13.00%
Total acidity: 6.00‰
Vineyards location: 20-50 m (65-165 ft) a.s.l.; S-SW exp.
Soil: Soft and sandy, mainly Sandstone
Training system: Guyot
Nr. of vines per hectare: 6.600 plants
Harvest: Hand picked from September 5th
Fermentation temperature: 15 °C
Bottling: January 2020
Available on the market: February 2020
Production: 90000 bottles
Formats: 750 ml - 1,5 lt
First vintage: 2008
Key descriptors: Exotic fruit and yellow peach aromas, pleasingly mineral and sapid taste
Food pairing: Seafood, risotto and pasta with vegetables, fish soups, fish stews and grilled fish, fresh cheese, white meats, grilled vegetables

Technical sheet

Vintage

Beginning of the harvest: 5 September
End of the harvest: 10 October
Rainfalls (sum of rainfall between April 1st and September 30th): 376 mm
Temperature Index (sum of average daily temperatures from April 1st to September 30th): 3,909 °C
Evaluation: Outstanding