Antigua Bodega Stagnari: Excellence, from Uruguay to the world.
From an old winery come modern wines, endowed with finesse and great charm. Located in Santos Lugares - Canelones, the most important wine region from our country Antigua Bodega Stagnari is a traditional family winery from Uruguay, since 1928.
Virginia Stagnari Director , his children Mariana and Carlo Young talents alongside Laura Casella professional recognized for his career in the wine world , shape the current face of this winery and style of their wines.
The vineyards are based in Santos Lugares , La Paz, where the soil is very special, the vineyards are surrounded by stone quarries, there the sandy clay soil is only one metre deep and geologically the bedrock below consists of pink granite which is 500 to 600 million years old. This kind of pink granite exists only in this region.
The Tannat and Merlot wines from Antigua Bodega are the result of Terroir concept: " inspiration of young talent , bedrock of pink granite, weather with great thermal amplitude & luminosity "
This wine was awarded 90 points Wine Enthusiast, 92 points Descorchados and 92 points Falstaff.Grape variety: 40% Cabernet Franc, 30% Syrah, 10% Tannat, 10% Sangiovese, 10% MerlotTasting notes:Assemblage Collection is a limited edition elaborated only in exceptional vintages.It is a seductive wine with a unique and complex personality.Intense and concentrate with a deep and brilliant red colour. The wine offers a juicy mouthful of cherries, blackberries, blueberries and raspberries aroma that makes the wine intense and complex.Elegant velvety tannins provide a firm backbone for a long and fruity flavoured finish.Refine, power and fruit flavours are the essence that shows this wine.Serving temperature:15° - 18° C
This wine was awarded 89 points Descorchados.Grape variety: MarselanTasting notes: Marselan is a cross between Cabernet Sauvignon and Grenache, and has been developing excellent wines in Uruguay. This Marselan from the Bella Donna line presents pleasant notes of blackberries, ripe plums and raspberries. When held in the glass, it also develops subtle notes of white pepper. The palate is delicate, unctuous and full-bodied, with a slight sweetness appearing on the aftertaste. Serving temperature14° - 16°C
Grape variety:TannatTasting notes:Because Tannat (the most widely planted variety in Uruguay) is recognized as a grape variety with great structure, this rosé is also a full-bodied wine with a delicate density on the palate. The nose presents elegant red fruit aromas. The palate offers a balanced and refreshing acidity. An intense and expressive rosé. Serving temperature:10° - 12°