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    2019 Monte Tondo Mito Soave

    Friuli, ITALY
    $14. 99 Bottle
    $179.88 Dozen
    Cellar: Drink now - 2 Years (2021-2023)
    ABV: 12%
    Closure: Stelvin

    The Monte Tondo vineyard can be found nestling in the gentle hills of Soave just a few kilometres from Verona on a slope overlooking the valley. Today it is 4th generation brother and sister team, Luca and Marta Magnabosco, who carry on their family’s passion for the land and its wines.
    Twenty-five hectares of vineyards are situated on the best plots that the Soave zone can offer on predominately volcanic soils: Monte Tenda, Monte Foscarino and Monte Tondo. The wines produced, from 100% Garganaga, are intensely perfumed with an unmistakable Soave character somewhere between florals and fruitiness.
    Made from Garganega grapes this Soave offers great value. Brilliant pale straw colour with a distinct greenish tinge to the edges and a watery hue. Elevated ripe pear scents meld into red apple, lime, wet stone and fresh herb notes. Delicious pear, fresh apple and lime fruits have a rounded pebble stone like mouthfeel with elements of slate and infusions of fresh herbs chiming in on the back half. Finishes dry and brisk with a medium length aftertaste.
    Drink over the next 1-2 years.
    Alc. 12%