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Toscana IGT ‘Wine Obsession’

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Tasting Notes

Wine Obsession stands out at Vignamaggio, not only for the eccentric packaging but for the fact that it has no Sangiovese in it. A blend of Merlot (70-80%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (20-30%), some from old vines,  aged in barriques for 15-18 months. Wine Obsession bursts from the glass with tons of energy. Complex aroma with notes of fruit, spice and liquorice, which follow through into a flavor that is smooth yet intense. Enjoy with red meat and hearty dishes.

‘Obsession’ is a name that conjures images of what our dreams are often made of. Six labels painted by six different artists all adhering to a common theme, which changes every 3 vintages. Each 6-pack of Wine Obsession contains 1 each of the different label designs, in the same vintage.

- 2011 rated 92 AG (Vinous)

- 2012 rated 92 JS

- 2013 rated 93 JS






70-80% Merlot, 20-30% Cabernet Sauvignon

Location of Vineyards

Greve in Chianti


South-East / South-West


350 meters above sea level

Type of Cultivation

In conversion to organic.


Grapes are harvested by hand. Both alcoholic and malolactic fermentations are carried out in stainless steel vats.


Aged for 18-20 months in 225-lt French oak barriques.

Alcohol Content


Total Production

6-10,000 bottles


Giorgio Marone (enologist), Francesco Naldi (agronomist)