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The area of Montecucco
Characterized from a climatic point of view by peculiar situations, therefore, related to its climatic characteristics, relative to its proximity to Mount Amiata and especially to its geological profile. Most of the territory covered by the designation is hilly. Most of the vineyards are located at the cultivation environment especially the Sangiovese. The DOC Montecucco is a growing denomination, born in the late nineties from the commitment of a group of young winegrowers. Since 2011 also includes the DOCG Montecucco Sangiovese .
It is the story of a “volcanic” Sangiovese so which often combines strong acidity with an interesting minerality. A wine that is born on the lands between the Tuscan Maremma and the slopes of Monte Amiata. Set between the DOCG of Brunello di Montalcino and Morellino di Scansano.
The 7 production municipalities are: Arcidosso, Campagnatico, Castel del Piano, Cinigiano, Civitella Paganico, Roccalbegna and Seggiano, which extend over about 800 hectares of vineyards including 500 dedicated to the DOC and DOCG. It is one of the lowest yields per hectare in Italy. However, the total production has almost doubled in the last 6 years.
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