Monthly Archives: luglio 2017

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Il Borro 2013 awarded 95 points by Robert Parker – Wine Advocate

Journalist and critic Monica Larner visited Il Borro to taste its wines, including the historic vintages of Il Borro, estate’s flagship wine. The vertical tasting confirmed the quality and attraction of Il Borro IGT Toscana (50% Merlot, 35% Cabernet, 10% Syrah, 5% Petit Verdot), and resulted in the 2013 vintage being rated 95/100. Il Borro is ideal to pair with [...]

Il Borro 2013 awarded 95 points by Robert Parker – Wine Advocate2017-07-11T16:30:06+00:00

Alessandro Dal Borro receives 94 points from Robert Parker – Wine Advocate

Journalist and wine critic Monica Larner visited Il Borro to taste its wines. The results confirm the hard work of our enologist Stefano Chioccioli, with Salvatore Ferragamo, CEO of Il Borro, and of the entire winemaking team at Il Borro. Alessandro dal Borro IGT Toscana (100% Syrah) was awarded 94/100 points for the 2012 vintage and 93/100 for 2011. This [...]

Alessandro Dal Borro receives 94 points from Robert Parker – Wine Advocate2017-07-11T15:58:59+00:00

Petruna: Tradition meets innovation

Petruna, 100% Sangiovese, is the latest natural wine from Il Borro winery, part of the historic Valdarno di Sopra DOC appellation. A beautifully bodied wine with the perfect balance between tradition and innovation. Petruna looks to the past to master the future, when our Etruscan forefathers made wine in terracotta urns. The amphoras are filled with wine from Sangiovese grapes [...]

Petruna: Tradition meets innovation2017-07-11T15:24:14+00:00

Our first artisan beer: La Birritullera

From our organic fields of barley and spelt comes the first artisan beer of Il Borro: La Birritullera. This name comes from a folklore group that was founded here in 1968 by Don Pasquale Mencattini, much-loved priest of the town and also a man of great culture. On the label is a detail of an engraving by the Duke of [...]

Our first artisan beer: La Birritullera2017-07-11T15:07:29+00:00

Think Pink this Summer with the Organic Rosé del Borro

Rosé del Borro IGT Toscana 2016 is an exuberant and fruity wine, pleasantly fresh and ideal for aperitivi and summer lunches. The 100% Sangiovese rosato is 100% organic. This exciting wine is one of the newest products from Il Borro. The lively peach colour of Rosé del Borro already indicates its fresh scents and flavour. To the nose it indicates [...]

Think Pink this Summer with the Organic Rosé del Borro2017-07-11T15:12:19+00:00