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Tenuta La Vigna wine estate

Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG "Tenuta La Vigna"


Appellation: DOCG
Production Area: San Gimignano
Grape: 100% Vernaccia

Vernaccia di San Gimignano is a white wine produced in Tuscany in the municipality of San Gimignano, known and appreciated worldwide. It is controlled and guaranteed by the "Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita" (DOCG) and it was the first Italian wine to receive the mark of "Denominazione di Origine Controllata" (DOC) in 1966 and in 1993 had the DOCG. This wine, dates back in the very distant past and It already was mentioned in the ordinances of "Gabella the City of San Gimignano in the 1276", that forced to pay a tax of three money for each of Vernaccia "soma" exported outside the town. At the end of the thirteenth century, the Vernaccia was already a fine wine on the tables of the nobility of the time.Dante Alighieri in the Divine Comedy, Sante Lancerio, personal wine finder of Pope Paul III, Lorenzo the Magnificent, all of them have mentioned this wine in their writings.