Priscus 2013 - Fattoria Montecchio

Priscus 2013

Rosso Toscano | Indicazione Geografica Tipica
Priscus 2013

This wine is entirely vinified and aged in terracotta amphoras made by hand in the old Montecchio furnace.
An expected flavor forged from thousands of years of traditions, completely reinvented in our winery.

In the 2013 vintage 1,000 bottles of Priscus Rosso Toscano I.G.T. were produced

Product detail

Appellation Indicazione Geografica Tipica
Produced bottles 1.000
Grapes Sangiovese 100%
Cultivation method Spurred cordon
Vinification Spontaneous fermentation in natural terracotta jars of 19 ql.
Maceration Two weeks, punched down by hand every day
Aging In small terracotta jars of between 170 to 185 liters for at least 12 months
Aging ability Over 15 years
Service temperature 16°C
Alcohol 13,00%
In bottle from May 2016
In trade from End of 2017

Tasting notes

Colour Intense purple-red
Parfum Intense broom flower notes and distinctive clay aroma
Palate Rich and well-structured with lively, youthful tannins


Ideal with roasted game or the classic “Fiorentina” steak. Recommended with very mature cheeses.