Caparzo was established towards the end of the 1960’s. The vineyards of the Caparzo Estate include about. 90 hectares (210 acres) in Montalcino. The estate is located on a hillside area 220 metres above sea level, facing south and south-east. The company has grown and adapted with the times all while maintaining and respecting the traditions of the terroir. The rustic and elegant Caparzo villa, La Casa, located at the bottom of Montalcino is available for rent for those who want to fully experience the beauty and tranquillity of the Tuscan countryside.
Starts off with strawberries and cherries and turns to incense and Indian spices on the nose. Full-bodied and chewy, with plenty of tannins and a polished, caressing aftertaste. Balanced and well-made. Best after 2003. 91WS, 92WE