The Winery Toscanini in Canelones

The winery offers 42 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.6.
It is ranked in the top 34 of the estates of Canelones.
It is located in Canelones

The Winery Toscanini is one of the world's great estates. It offers 42 wines for sale in of Canelones to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Toscanini wines

Looking for the best Winery Toscanini wines in Canelones among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Toscanini wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Toscanini wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top red wines of Winery Toscanini

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Toscanini

How Winery Toscanini wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or pork such as recipes of braised beef with shallots, lamb chops with spanish sauce or savoyard pizza (cream base).

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Toscanini

On the nose the red wine of Winery Toscanini. often reveals types of flavors of non oak, oak or spices and sometimes also flavors of black fruit, earth or red fruit. In the mouth the red wine of Winery Toscanini. is a powerful with a nice balance between acidity and tannins.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Toscanini

  • 2004 With an average score of 4.21/5
  • 2008 With an average score of 4.20/5
  • 2005 With an average score of 4.00/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.89/5
  • 2002 With an average score of 3.79/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.76/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Toscanini.

  • Tannat
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Merlot
  • Cabernet Franc
  • Shiraz/Syrah

Discovering the wine region of Canelones

The Canelones administrative department, Northeast of the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo, is home to the majority of Uruguay's Vineyards and accounts for aRound 60 percent of all wine produced in the country. It Lies in the South of the small South American country, where the majority of vines are planted, inland from the Atlantic coast and the Rio de la Plata estuary. The region itself covers a broad arc approximately 50km (30 miles) Deep, drawn clockwise from the northwestern outskirts of Montevideo round to the coastline east of the capital city. The eponymous administrative capital of the region lies 50km (31 miles) to the north of Montevideo.

The wine towns of Juanico and Progreso are to be found on this route north out of the capital, separated from one another by just 10km (6 miles). Canelones town lies a further 10km north of Juanico. The densely planted viticultural area that surrounds these towns is arguably the epicenter of the Uruguayan wine industry. More Tannat vines are planted here than in any other place on earth, including Madiran, Tannat's spiritual home.

Wines from Canelones are made from more than just Tannat, however. A number of different international varieties are used, including light-skinned varieties Pinot Blanc, Chenin Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. Among the red wine grapes popular here, Syrah, Cabernet Franc and Merlot figure strongly. The Carrau family, one of Uruguay's wine pioneers, has had vineyards in this region since 1930, planted with Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Chardonnay, as well as the northern Italian classics Nebbiolo and Marzemino.

The top pink wines of Winery Toscanini

Food and wine pairings with a pink wine of Winery Toscanini

How Winery Toscanini wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, pork or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of southern beef meatballs, basque piperade or wild boar ragout with kriek.

The best vintages in the pink wines of Winery Toscanini

  • 2016 With an average score of 3.70/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.60/5
  • 2019 With an average score of 3.53/5
  • 2018 With an average score of 3.32/5

The grape varieties most used in the pink wines of Winery Toscanini.

  • Cabernet Franc
  • Gewürztraminer
  • Tannat
  • Marselan

Discover the grape variety: Marselan

Marselan noir is a grape variety that originated in France (Languedoc). It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of grape is characterized by large bunches and small grapes. Marselan noir can be found in several vineyards: South-West, Cognac, Bordeaux, Languedoc & Roussillon, Rhone valley, Provence & Corsica, Loire valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais.

The top white wines of Winery Toscanini

Food and wine pairings with a white wine of Winery Toscanini

How Winery Toscanini wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or shellfish such as recipes of chicken bonne femme, braids of sole and salmon with morels or oven-roasted breton lobster with salted butter from the jaguin brothers (the....

The best vintages in the white wines of Winery Toscanini

  • 2014 With an average score of 3.80/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.77/5
  • 2016 With an average score of 3.58/5
  • 2018 With an average score of 3.48/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.34/5
  • 2019 With an average score of 3.31/5

The grape varieties most used in the white wines of Winery Toscanini.

  • Chardonnay
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Gewürztraminer

The word of the wine: Demi-sec

Champagne with between 33 and 50 grams of sugar (see dosage liqueur).

The top sweet wines of Winery Toscanini

Food and wine pairings with a sweet wine of Winery Toscanini

How Winery Toscanini wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or game (deer, venison) such as recipes of beef and spice stuffed peppers, moroccan lamb stew or duck breast with honey and raspberry vinegar.

The grape varieties most used in the sweet wines of Winery Toscanini.

  • Tannat

Discover the grape variety: Gewurztraminer

Gewurztraminer rosé is a grape variety that originated in France. It produces a variety of grape specially used for wine making. It is rare to find this grape to eat on our tables. This variety of vine is characterized by small bunches and small grapes. Gewurztraminer rosé can be found in many vineyards: Alsace, Loire Valley, Languedoc & Roussillon, Jura, Champagne, Lorraine, Provence & Corsica, Rhone Valley, Savoie & Bugey, Beaujolais, South West.

Discover other wineries and winemakers neighboring the Winery Toscanini

Planning a wine route in the of Canelones? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Toscanini.

Discover the grape variety: Tannat

Tannat is a red grape variety from Béarn which belongs to the cotoïdes family. Present in several vineyards of France, it occupies nearly 3,000 ha. Its leaves are reddish with tan patches. Its bunches are either of normal size or larger. Its berries have a thin skin and are rounded. Its foliage has a swarthy appearance. This variety must be pruned long because it is vigorous. It likes sandy and gravelly soils. Tannat is often exposed to leafhoppers and mites. It is also somewhat susceptible to grey rot. It has 11 approved clones, including 474, 717 and 794. Once mature, this variety produces acidic, fruity, tannic, acidic and full-bodied wines. Various aromas emerge, notably tobacco, cinnamon and exotic wood. Tannat is rarely used alone. It is combined with iron-servadou to obtain a fruitier taste or with cabernet sauvignon to be more rounded.

News about Winery Toscanini and wines from the region

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The word of the wine: Demi-sec

Champagne with between 33 and 50 grams of sugar (see dosage liqueur).

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