ABOUT THE WINERY:
Poggio al Tesoro is the estate that was born in 2001 from the desire of Marilisa and Walter Allegrini to compete with a completely new project. Starting from their beloved Valpolicella, where the family has solid and celebrated historical roots, they moved in search of a reality with a strong impact and landed in the Bolgheri area, immediately falling in love with the great beauty of the landscape and the profound potential that still lies there . hide. The land patrimony is completed with the acquisition of other plots put up for sale by the owners and the total extension reaches 67 and a half hectares. . In the vineyard observe attentive approach to environmental sustainability using agricultural practices such as green manure and selective mowing, which bring organic fertilization and fertility to the soil, while safeguarding the widest possible biodiversity in every way. The pruning is obviously differentiated according to the variety and the yields per hectare are kept very low, in order to concentrate the aromatic potential of the fruit, and the harvests generally take place at night. The Poggio al Tesoro cellar represents a space built according to rules of efficiency and rationality. The materials used are steel for the fermentation vats and oak in the barriques for the refinement or even the vinification of the major reds, among which the pure Cabernet Franc dedicated to Walter Allegrini stands out.