Designation of origin: Costa Toscana Rosso IGT
Grape variety: Sangiovese
Label: The small dot over the O in the lettering for SOPRA Sangiovese alludes to the etymology of the word Sangiovese. Sangiovese is made up from the words SANgue (blood) and GIOVE (Jupiter), and the small circle on the label depicts one of Jupiter's moons.
Vinification: Harvested by hand. A vibrating table is used to select the grapes. Fermentation with indigenous yeast in steel tanks and subsequent malolactic fermentation in French barriques (first use). The wine is aged for 24 months in barriques. Afterwards, the wine is bottled (without filtration).