Everyone knows that wines that earn 90 points or more are truly superb wines. However, only a handful of wines ever earn the 90+ point distinction from the top wine raters: Wine Enthusiast, Wine Spectator, Wine Advocate, Robert Parker, etc.
The vineyard of Santa Lucia Estate is located about 100m above sea level at the intersection of the Arno and the Era Valleys on ancient downspouts land consisting of layers of tufaceous sands and gravel; a land which reveals at times the meeting between the river and the sea, which is now located about 25 kilometers to the west, also rich in stone and fossil shells.
Our wine Toscana "Casone" is produced with Sangiovese and Syrah grapes, attentively harvested by hand and selected to give birth to this “Supertuscan”wine. Colour, deep ruby red. Bouquet, intense notes of strawberries and white pepper, laying on a texture of balsamic notes, eucalyptus and mint. The refinement in barrique favours the integration of the aromas giving a pleasant final touch of wood and leather.
«What is Materia Prima? A life philosophy based on the concept that creativity must be transformed into health and natural food, our raw material (in Italian materia prima), will be the gold of the future. An ambitious project aims to relate the ideas with a new way of living close to nature and sustainable crop production where the expectation and attention become a new dimension of knowledge».