Ruffino Fonte al Sole 2000

Red Blends from Tuscany, Italy

$9.49
Item No. 46028
  • red wine

Winemaker's Notes

Produced in the heart of the Chianti region on their Poggio Casciano estate, Fonte al Sole is an exciting new addition to the Ruffino portfolio. The wine offers a taste of the softer side of Tuscanys famous Sangiovese grape.

Fonte al Sole receives the finest care and attention during every step of its development, from the growing of the grapes in the vineyards to the production of the wine in the cellar.

Shortly thereafter, the wine is bottled and released. Styled as a soft, young red wine, Fonte al Sole brings a taste of Tuscany to your table.

- Fonte al Sole is a medium-bodied, ruby red Sangiovese, with a fragrant bouquet of berries and black olives.

- The wines pleasing balance of fruit, combined with the fresh acidity and soft tannins of the Sangiovese grape, creates a wine of structure and grace.

Fonte al Sole is an excellent aperitif wine and a perfect accompaniment to a wide range of foods, including antipasti, seafood, poultry and light meats.

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In 1877, Illario and Leopoldo Ruffino laid the foundations of their dream to make the most known and loved Italian wines in the world from the heart of Tuscany. At their winery in Pontassieve, just outside of Florence, they began producing wines according to a strict quality standard and a rigorous technical research. Soon, Ruffino became an international symbol of the Chianti...

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Learn About Tuscany

(TUSS-can-ee) One of the most important wine regions in Italy, Tuscany is home to the cities of Florence and Siena, the districts of Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino, and the wineries of Sassicaia, Tignanello and Ornellaia. Tuscany is also home to the indigenous Italian grape variety, Sangiovese. Most of the wine coming from Tuscany is made from some clone of this...

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Other Red Red wines are certainly not limited to Cabernet and Pinot Noir - or even Nebbiolo and Grenache. There are a multitude of grape varieties throughout the world, however, in a Darwinian sense, survival of the fittest only brings us wines made from grapes that can adapt to changing climates and winemaking techniques. Notable Facts Our other red wines primarily consists of...

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