Discovering the wine region of Bolgheri
The wine region of Bolgheri is located in the region of Toscane of Italy. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Tenuta San Guido or the Domaine Podere Sette produce mainly wines red, white and pink. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Bolgheri are Cabernet-Sauvignon, Merlot and Sangiovese, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Bolgheri often reveals types of flavors of iron, stone fruit or milk chocolate and sometimes also flavors of pineapple, grapefruit or tropical.
In the mouth of Bolgheri is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins. We currently count 149 estates and châteaux in the of Bolgheri, producing 298 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Bolgheri go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or veal.