POGGIO AL TESORO BOLGHERI MEDITERRA
Poggio al Tesoro in the fashionable Bolgheri is an Allegrini family joint alliance with US importer Leonardo lo Cascio.
Produced on land next door to Ornellaia (which was previously rented to and produced Ornellaia incidently), the Mediterra is an intrigued blend of 40% Syrah, 30% Merlot and 30% Cabernet Sauvignon aged for 8 months in oak.
A fragrant and intensely fruity red wine, with aromas of blackberries, plums and cherries interwoven with more incisive peppery notes. The blend of Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot results in an easy-drinking wine whose characters expresses the rich complexity of Bolgheri.