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Sat, Jan 15



Super Tuscan Wine Tasting

What exactly is a Super Tuscan Wine?

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Time & Location

Jan 15, 2022, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Jefferson, 92 N Public Square, Jefferson, GA 30549, USA

About the event

What exactly does the term Super Tuscan Wine refer to? Super Tuscan wines originated in Tuscany Italy in the early 70's .  The early Super Tuscan wines were high quality red wine made by noble wine making families that did not fit into the DOC region classification. Using French grapes like Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, being that these varieties were used they were not allowed to use the classification system and were labeled Vino da Tavola (table wine).  In 1992 the Italian government recognized the the success of Super Tuscan and created a new classification IGT (Indicazione Geografica Tipica) ranking higher than Vino da Tavola. Later Bolgheri a wine region in the Maremma zone that runs along the Tuscan sea coast has established itself as a DOC. 

Join us Saturday January 15 from 3:00 to 6:00 as we taste through a line up of Super Tuscan Wines. Please RSVP 3 to 4, 4 to 5 or 5-6 by placing your time by your name and total people coming. I appreciate the RSVP for it helps me make arrangements for pouring and food samples. Our back room is always open for you to continue sampling an array of other regional wines from around the world! 

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