Satus - Ciliegiolo Maremma Toscana DOC


Ciliegiolo Maremma Toscana DOC

Le Eccellenze di casa - "Our wines of excellence"

From the Latin sătŭs: fig. generation, origin, birth. Ciliegiolo is among our historical labels, it has been with us since the start of this adventure and, just like us, is a son of these land. Vinified in purity. Intense, elegant structure with fresh notes of ripe red fruits, finished with a light spicy nuance.

  • Grape variety: Ciliegiolo
  • Production area: Magliano in Toscana
  • Annual production: 2000 bottles
  • Grape harvest: manual, in mid-September
  • Vinification: the grapes are harvested during the coolest hours of the day, and are fermented in small steel tanks at a temperature of 26 degrees, with light daily pumping over the dregs for about three weeks. The wine is then left to age for 8 months in second and third passage French oak tonneau and barriques. Subsequently the wine is bottled and rests in the cellar for at least 6 months before being put on the market.  
  • Flavour and aroma: intense red colour with violet hues. Fresh notes of berries and cherries, elegantly finished with a hint of spiciness. It has a fine and sweet tannic structure, with excellent persistence on the palate.
  • Pairings: game, aged cheeses and Tuscan appetisers.
  • Serving temperature: 16-18 °C
  • Certification: ICEA
  • Awards:

    Robert Parker Wine Advocate: 92 points

    Winescritic 2022: 92 points

    Falstaff - Costa toscana tasting 2022: 91 points

    Vinum - Top of Toscana 2023: 16,5/20 points

    Gambero Rosso: 2 black glasses

    Vinum 2021: 16,5 points

    Guida Bio 2022: 4 green leaves

    Decanter 2022: bronze medal

    Wine Without Walls 2022: 91 points

    Vini Buoni d’Italia 2020: Gold star

    Winescritic 2020: 90 points

    Bioweinpreis 2020: Gold medal

    Mundus Vini Biofach 2021: Silver medal

    Vini Buoni d’Italia 2019: 4 stars

    Gambero Rosso 2019: 2 glasses

    Bioweinpreis 2019: Gold medal

    Vinous 2019: 90 points

    Vini Buoni d’Italia 2018: 4 stars

    Veronelli 2018: 87 points

    Bibenda 2018: 3 Grapes

    Wine Enthusiast 2018: 89 points

    Decanter 2017: Silver medal

    Merano Awards 2017: 88 points

    Vinum 2017: 16,5 / 20 points

    Gambero Rosso 2017: 2 glasses

    Veronelli 2017: 88 points

    Bibenda 2017: 3 Grapes

    Bioweinpreis 2016: 82 points

    Decanter 2016: Bronze medal

    Mundus Vini Biofach 2016: Gold medal

Fun fact

ciliegiolo is among our historical labels, it has been with us since the start of this adventure and, just like us, is a native of these parts.