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LA FUNZIONE DEL VINO NEI BANCHETTI GRECI

L’espansione della vite e del vino riguardava esclusivamente le classi dominanti che lo importarono a caro prezzo dai territori caucasici e il vino veniva considerato come una bevanda speciale utilizzata quasi esclusivamente per rituali pubblici religioso-politici. “Il vino ostentato crea distinzione sociale, il vino condiviso crea coesione di casta” Il consumo di vino si espanse…

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LA PIGIATURA

La vendemmia ha sempre rappresentato un momento di festa per la campagna: tutto il lavoro, i sacrifici e gli sforzi vengono ripagati dall’aria di festa che si respira. Un tempo, erano tipiche le scene di ragazze con le gonne al ginocchio che pestavano l’uva, gli uomini la trasportavano dal vigneto con delle ampie ceste e…

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THE VINE, A FAR HISTORY

Have you ever wondered where the vine comes from? Let's see its history together! The "Vitis Vinifera" or "European vine" is the name of the plant that delights us with its delicious fruits, from which we have learned to obtain an irresistible product! Artifacts of "Vitis vinifera" were found ...

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THE WINE VARIETIES

Imagining a trip to the vineyards of the world, discovering the smells of the cultivated grape varieties, we can discover that by approaching the nose to the bunches, only a few give off a scent and that all the others appear odorless. At the end of our tour, we will therefore discover that the unscented grapes represent almost the totality of the wine varieties. ...

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SOFTNESS OF THE WINE

What is roundness in a wine? The first consideration is that it is a tactile and not a gustatory stimulus. The perception of softness can be simply defined as the sensation of roundness that occurs in the mouth during tasting. A sensation, so to speak, viscous and dense, capable of giving the wine ...

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METHANOL SCANDAL

The most serious scandal in the wine sector dates back to thirty years ago, in Italy: it is the episode of wine with methanol which in March 1986 caused 23 victims with dozens of people with very serious injuries, such as loss of sight, due to intoxication caused by the practice of increasing the alcohol content of wine with methanol ...

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OTHER ACTIVITIES

Sunset in Vineyard

Every summer Tenuta la Macchia offers Sunsets in the Vineyard! Are you looking for experiences? Wine at sunset is your answer !!! At 18.00 we will find ourselves near the company entrance where our staff will welcome you. After a brief explanation of the company we will make a journey in the vineyard to understand with which approach we are going to produce. We will go up ...

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Percorso D'Avvicinamento al vino - Tenuta La Macchia Pisa

Approach to wine

With this path we want to teach people to better understand the general, viticultural and oenological phases that lead to the finished wine. A first theoretical session will be held in preparation for the tasting session. The participant will understand first of all what are their characteristics and their perceptions before the final presentation that will lead ...

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56040 Montescudaio (PI) - Italy

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56040 Montescudaio (PI) - Italy

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