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FonterenzaBianco IGT Toscano Bianco
Trebbiano from Tuscany, Italy
Ansonaca/Vermentino/Trebbiano/Malvasia. 2018 was the first vintage of the straight "Bianco" and Fonterenza's first time sourcing fruit from the Tuscan coast, specifically the red sandy soils of Capalbio, where the Padovani sisters know two brothers farming local white varieties organically. The...
Organic
DB3527-19
FonterenzaBrunello di Montalcino
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
100% Sangiovese Grosso. Very traditional vinification: natural-yeast fermentation with a month-long maceration in Slavonian oak casks, followed by four years of aging in botti ranging from 2000-3500 liters in size. When the Padovani sisters began in 1997, with their vineyard property fully within...
Biodynamic
DB0265-13
FonterenzaBrunello di Montalcino
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
100% Sangiovese Grosso. The first plot planted by the Padovanis was this 1.6-hectare hillside plot which they named Bosco for the woodlands or "bosco" completely surrounding  this spectacular south-facing site. Because the Brunello di Montalcino DOCG had been closed to any further additions of...
Biodynamic
DB0265-14
FonterenzaLe Ragazze IGT Toscano Bianco
Trebbiano from Tuscany, Italy
50% Vermentino/50% Trebbiano Toscano-Grechetto-Malvasia. 2018 is the second vintage of this wine, named for proprietor Margherita Padovani's "girls"  (who also did the label art). The fruit is from old vines in the Mt. Amiata zone not far from Montalcino, where Fonterenza harvests fruit grown by an...
Organic
DB5754-18
FonterenzaPettitrosso Vino Rosso
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
90% Sangiovese/10% Ciliegiolo. Sourced from the same terroir as the whites: old, organically farmed vines on the volcanic soils of Mt Amiata. The varieties are hand-harvested, destemmed, gently pressed and co-fermented spontaneously with a 13-day maceration. The wine is aged in large steel tank for...
Organic
DB1036-19
FonterenzaRosa IGT Toscana
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
100% Sangiovese. Fonterenza hand- harvests fruit from its 1.7-hectare Brunello parcel (Vigna del Bosco) earlier for their rosato. The fruit is direct-pressed and the juice left overnight on the skins. Spontaneous fermentation is with indigenous yeasts in steel tank. The wine does not go through...
Biodynamic
DB1035-19
FonterenzaRosso di Montalcino
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
100% Sangiovese Grosso. The fruit for the Rosso di Montalcino bottling comes from 3 contiguous, north-facing estate plots--Vigna della Strada, Alberello and Bosco--on complex clay soils variously rich in limestone, sandstone and schist, harvested and vinified separately. The vines are farmend...
Biodynamic
DB0238-17
FonterenzaRosso di Montalcino
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
100% Sangiovese Grosso. The fruit for the Rosso di Montalcino bottling comes from 3 contiguous, north-facing estate plots--Vigna della Strada, Alberello and Bosco--on complex clay soils variously rich in limestone, sandstone and schist, harvested and vinified separately. The vines are farmend...
Biodynamic
DB0238-18
FonterenzaRosso di Montalcino Alberello
Sangiovese from Tuscany, Italy
100% Sangiovese Grosso. 2015 was the first vintage in which Fonterenza singled out this parcel from its original Rosso di Montalcino bottling. Since having grafted new Sangiovese vines in this particular plot in 2005 and trained them in an alberello style on wires, the Padovani sisters have felt...
Biodynamic
DB3371-18