Top 100 wines of Colli di Luni

Discover the top 100 best wines of Colli di Luni of Colli di Luni as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of Colli di Luni and the best vintages to taste in this region.

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Discovering the wine region of Colli di Luni

The wine region of Colli di Luni is located in the region of Ligurie of Italy. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Lvnae or the Domaine Lvnae produce mainly wines white, red and sweet. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Colli di Luni are Vermentino, Sangiovese and Merlot, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Colli di Luni often reveals types of flavors of citrus, almonds or melon and sometimes also flavors of non oak, oak or grapefruit.

In the mouth of Colli di Luni is a powerful with a nice freshness. We currently count 43 estates and châteaux in the of Colli di Luni, producing 133 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Colli di Luni go well with generally quite well with dishes of pasta, shellfish or mature and hard cheese.

Discover the grape variety: Sangiovese

Originally from Italy, it is the famous Sangiovese of Tuscany producing the famous wines of Brunello de Montalcino and Chianti. This variety is registered in the Official Catalogue of Wine Grape Varieties, list A1. According to recent genetic analysis, it is the result of a natural cross between the almost unknown Calabrese di Montenuovo (mother) and Ciliegiolo (father).

Food and wine pairing with a wine of Colli di Luni

wines from the region of Colli di Luni go well with generally quite well with dishes of pasta, shellfish or mature and hard cheese such as recipes of cannelloni au gratin stuffed with bolognese sauce, scallops with coconut cream or saint nectaire cheese spread with local ham.

Organoleptic analysis of wine of Colli di Luni

On the nose in the region of Colli di Luni often reveals types of flavors of citrus, almonds or melon and sometimes also flavors of non oak, oak or grapefruit. In the mouth in the region of Colli di Luni is a powerful with a nice freshness.

News from the vineyard of Colli di Luni

Grand Marnier moves into luxury sphere with two high-end expressions

The liqueur – famed for its use in making Crêpes Suzettes, but also a classic cocktail ingredient – has created a new Exceptional Range, beginning with the launch of Grand Marnier Quintessence. Quintessence combines rare old hors d’âge Cognacs from the Grande Champagne sub-region with the essence of bitter Citrus bigaradia (Seville orange) peels, double-distilled to intensify their flavour. The blend was taken from an old recipe found in the Marnier Lapostolle family archives by Grand Marnier ma ...

Andrew Jefford: ‘2021 has been the year of all the miseries’

How’s the weather been this year? Awful. ‘La nature m’écoeure’, one of my wine-growing friends posted on Facebook on 8 April, having been out to look at the frost-crippled shoots on his vines that morning: ‘Nature disgusts me’. It takes a lot to make a wine-grower feel that. He wasn’t alone. Jeremiads echo around the northern hemisphere as 2021 closes. It’s been the year of all the miseries. None suffered more horribly than the growers of Germany’s Ahr valley, where floodwaters caused by the fou ...

Château Latour owner Artémis invests in Champagne Jacquesson

Artémis Domaines has taken a minority stake in the capital of Jacquesson in Champagne, the groups said in a statement this week. Financial details weren’t disclosed. The partnership marks a new departure for Artémis, owned by the Pinault family. Alongside Château Latour, the group’s portfolio already includes Eisele Vineyard estate in Napa Valley, Clos de Tart in Burgundy and Château-Grillet in the Rhône. Maison Jacquesson traces its history back to 1798 and has been owned by the Chiquet family ...