The Wine: Ponte di Toi Orange 2019
Stefano Legnani Ponte di Toi Orange is a skin contact wine (orange wine) from Liguria, Italy, made from a blend of Vermentino grapes farmed organically. The vines are between 50 and 80 years old. After the harvest, grapes are pressed; the must is then left in contact with the skins for four to five days. This is a medium body wine with notes of almond, honey, and wild flowers. The wine is aged in stainless steel and bottled in June of the year after harvest.
The Producer: Stefano Legnani
Stefano Legnani winery extends over one hectare of land, located in Liguria, North-Western Italy. Stefano produces several wines, all made from local varietals, often blended together. In the vineyards, treatments are minimal. Stefano uses compost to fertilized the soils, which are always kept in their natural balance.
The Region: Liguria