This wine was first produced in 1999 as a blend of Sangiovese and Merlot. Since 2005, it is made solely with the French variety to better fit the terroir, not to mention, express its full potential and purity. “Iphiclides Podalirio” is the scientific name of a kind of butterfly with pale yellow wings and black stripes that is found in the vineyard. An opening nose of cassis with green spice & savory minerality. Powerful with intense berry fruit with cedar, violet, raspberry and graphite. Full bodied with a long, finish.