In the heart of Maremma, a few kilometers from Scansano, between Ombrone and Albenga rivers, in one of the areas most devoted for the production of the Morellino di Scansano DOCG, wine estate with cellar, farmhouse and dependance.
DESCRIPTION OF THE BUILDINGS
The building has a total surface of 1,000 sqm and includes a stone building on two levels, currently lived-in, but with the possibility to be converted into an Agriturismo, caretaker’s accommodation and dependence still to be finished.
The cellar, perfectly equipped, includes 17 stainless steel tins (with capacity from 20 to 50 hectolitres) with remote temperature control for a total of 460 hectolitres of wine and 8 stainless steel tins for a total of 200 hectolitres of wine. The warehouse and the barrique room are equipped with a modern air conditioning system.
The property is completed by 58.0 hectares with 12.0 hectares of specialized vineyard (6,250 vines per hectare) with selected IGT vineyards, 2.5 hectares of specialized olive grove with 600 plants, 21.5 hectares of agricultural land ideal to plant new vineyards, 18.0 hectares of logging woodland and 3 hectares of parking area, meadows and garden.
The vineyards have been planted with traditional materials to preserve the land from the infiltration of toxic substances, like those used to soak the wood.
The layout of the vineyards has been kept unaltered, avoiding excavations and removal of existing trees, creating a lovely mixed landscape.
DETAILS ON WINE PRODUCTION
- Surface: 12.0 hectares
- Varieties: Syrah, Grenache, Mourvedre, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Malbek, Sangiovese
- Density: 6,250 vines / ha
- Exposure: Southwest
- Yearly production: up to 40,000 bottles
- Training: Guyot and pruned-spur cordon
- Soil composition: acid soil, rich in clay