Torre Prima | Estate winery in Località Cortennano in the San Gimignano region of Tuscany in Italy. White wines are produced under the Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG.

Background | The farm featured on land registry documents dated 1823. Some sources indicate the presence of Duke Amedeo d’Aosta hunting at Torre Prima in 1867. In 1970 the Pollina family left their native Sicily and bought what was then a ruined farm. More land was added in 1996.

Estate vineyards | 50ha of vines of which 12ha are Vernaccia.

White wines

Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG, Torre Prima | 2011 Hand picked. No skin contact. Bit of acetaldehyde/marzipan at Vernaccia Anteprima 17 Feb 2013. | 2012 Hand picked. Nice open textured fruit, exotic, cool at the Vernaccia Anteprima 17 Feb 2013.

Contact

Torre Prima

Località Cortennano

La Torre 17, I-53037 San Gimignano (SI = Siena), Italy

Tel+39 0577.941371 | Mobile+39 347.17.48064