Terre di Talamo

Terre di Talamo is located south of Grosseto, in the Tuscan Maremma. The D.O.C.G. is Morellino di Scansano. 52 are the hectares of this estate that lays on a hillside facing the sea, and offers a view from the port of Talamone to the Argentario promontory. The hill is planted with Sangiovese, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Syrah, Alicante, Petit Verdot, Vermentino and Viognier. The vineyards extend over about 32 hectares. The soils are quite stony and consist of a mixture of brown clay. The wines of Terre di Talamo are characterized by a strong minerality thanks to the geographical position of the estate that is so close to the sea.

The Vineyards

Talamo

Appellation

IGT TOSCANA

Vintage

2016

Grape Variety

MERLOT, CABERNET SAUVIGNON, CABERNET FRANC, PETIT VERDOT

Soil Composition

SLATY ROCKS AND MIXED BROWN CLAYS

Vineyard Altitude

100 MT

Aging

BARRIQUES

Alchol

14.0%

Acidity

6.4

Dry Extract

33

Note

Aromas of plums and blackberries with hints of flowers and new wood. Full body, chewy tannins and a juicy long finish.

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Talamo 2017
evaluation
94/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Talamo 2016
evaluation
92/100
 

Piano...Piano

Appellation

IGT TOSCANA

Vintage

2019

Grape Variety

SANGIOVESE; CABERNET S

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M.

Aging

---

Alcohol

13,5

Acidity

6,90

Dry Extract

24

Note

Pronounced yet fresh nose here of persimmon, peach pit and pomegranate. Fresh palate delivers real density and oiliness to match the minerality

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Piano Piano 2018
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Piano Piano Rosato 2016
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Piano Piano Rosato 2015
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Piano...Piano Rosato IGT 2012
evaluation
90/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Piano...Piano Rosato IGT 2011
evaluation
90
 
Vinous Galloni
title
Terre di Talamo Piano Piano 2018
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Piano Piano
evaluation
89/100
 
Wine Enthusiast
title
Piano Piano 2018
evaluation
90/100
 

Tempo

Appellation

MORELLINO DI SCANSANO DOCG

Vintage

2017

Grape Variety

SANGIOVESE

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M.

Aging

???

Alcohol

14,5

Acidity

6,1

Dry Extract

30

Note

Bright aromas of blueberries, floras and hints of spices. Full-bodied, round and fine tannins and a flavorful and vibrant finish. Acidity makes it real.

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Tempo 2017
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Tempo 2016
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano 2012
evaluation
90/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Tempo DOCG 2011
evaluation
90/100
 
Wine Advocate
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Tempo 2008
evaluation
90/100
 
Decanter World Wine Awards
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano DOCG 2008 Tempo
evaluation
Bronze Medal
 
Wine Enthusiast
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Tempo DOCG 2010
evaluation
90/100
 

Tempo Riserva

Appellation

MORELLINO DI SCANSANO RISERVA DOCG

Vintage

2016

Grape Variety

SANGIOVESE

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M.

Aging

CASK; BARRIQUES

Alchol

14,5

Acidity

6,2

Dry Extract

33

Note

Polished and very pretty with berries, chocolate, and hints of walnuts. Medium body with orange peel and cherries. Lovable ripeness and tangy acidity at the same time.

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Tempo Riserva 2016
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino Riserva Tempo 2015
evaluation
94/100
 
title
Terrre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva 2011
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva Tempo DOCG 2011
evaluation
90/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva DOCG 2009
evaluation
90/100
 
Wine Advocate
title
Morellino di Scansano Tempo Riserva 2010
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva Tempo 2006
evaluation
91/100
 
Vinous Galloni
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva Tempo DOC 2006
evaluation
91/100
 
Meiningers Weinsuche
title
Morellino di Scansano Tempo 2006 Riserva
evaluation
Gold
 
I Vini di Veronelli
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva Tempo DOCG 2009
evaluation
90/100
 
Wine Enthusiast
title
Terre di Talamo Morellino di Scansano Riserva Tempo DOC 2010
evaluation
90/100
 

PerCecco

Appellation

IGT TOSCANA

Vintage

2016

Grape Variety

PETIT VERDOT

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M,

Aging

BARRIQUES

Alcohol

14,5

Acidity

5,8

Dry Extract

32

Note

This linear and tight petite verdot with black berry, licorice and ink character. Full yet tight and very polished with fantastic focused fruit and precision. Long and flavorful.

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo PerCecco 2016
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Percecco 2016
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Percecco 2015
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Percecco 2013
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Percecco 2013
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo PerCecco 2010
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo PerCecco IGT 2009
evaluation
94/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Per Cecco IGT 2008
evaluation
92/100
 
Wine Enthusiast
title
Terre di Talamo PerCecco IGT 2007
evaluation
90/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo PerCecco IGT 2008
evaluation
92/100
 

Vento

Appellation

IGT TOSCANA

Vintage

2019

Grape Variety

VERMENTINO

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M.

Aging

---

Alchol

14,5

Acidity

6,8

Dry Extract

26

Note

This pretty wine shows freshly squeezed lemons and limes, as well as white pepper. Quite dense on the palate, with good sweet-and-sour character, created by the acidity.

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Vento 2018
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento 2017
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento 2016
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento 2015
evaluation
90/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento IGT 2012
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento IGT 2011
evaluation
90/100
 
Decanter World Wine Awards
title
Terre di Talamo Vento IGT 2012
evaluation
Recommanded
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento IGT 2010
evaluation
Silver Medal
 

Vento Forte

Appellation

IGT TOSCANA

Vintage

2018

Grape Variety

VERMENTINO

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M.

Aging

BARRIQUES

Alcohol

14

Acidity

7

Dry Extract

27

Note

Plenty of ripe nectarines, peaches, vanilla and spices. Full-bodied and full-throttle for a vermentino, but the subtle acidity keeps it in rank and angular.

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Forte 2017
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Forte 2016
evaluation
95/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Forte 2015
evaluation
93/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Forte IGT 2011
evaluation
91/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Forte IGT 2010
evaluation
90/100
 
Wine Enthusiast
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Forte IGT 2010
evaluation
90/100
 

Vento Teso

Appellation

IGT TOSCANA

Vintage

2019

Grape Variety

VIOGNER

Soil Composition

plenty of rocks with a mix of brown clay.

Vineyard Altitude

100 M.

Aging

---

Alchol

14,5

Acidity

6,4

Dry Extract

25

Note

This wine has a spice and apricot character, which the fresh herbs and sea-salt undertones accentuate. Medium-to full-bodied and helped along by bright acidity and a lovely, oily texture

James Suckling
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Teso 2018
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Teso 2017
evaluation
90/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Teso 2016
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Teso 2015
evaluation
92/100
 
title
Terre di Talamo Vento Teso IGT 2012
evaluation
91/100
 
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