Luce della Vite IGT Toscana, 2018, 750ML

SKU: 850432
Region: Italy | Tuscany
Variety: Sangiovese | Merlot
Rating: Vinous 94

Luce was created in 1990's from a partnership between Robert Mondavi and Vittorio Frescobaldi. The union inspired a project that aimed to go beyond the borders of tradition in the Montalcino region, to produce exceptional wines from an outstanding terroir. In 2016 winery was built completely integrated with the landscape of the vineyards.

The estate is located southwest of Montalcino town and has 77ha of estate vineyards in total.

Luce is a blend of mainly Sangiovese complemented by Merlot, fermented in cement tanks, and aged for 24 months in 85% new french oak barrels, and 15% second use oak barrels. The yields are relatively low with 30hl/ha.