Montepulciano d'Abruzzo DOP

Palio

Grapes

Grapes

Montepulciano

Alcohol

Alcohol

13,5%

Temperature

Temperature

12/14 °C

Montepulciano d'Abruzzo DOP
The “Prince” of our regional wines, it is an intense ruby red wine with red-berries fragrance and spicy notes and a full-bodied, harmonic and perfectly tannic taste. It goes very well with important main courses, red meats, game and seasoned cheeses. To be served at 12/14°C.

Vinification
Vinification: The picked grapes are traditionally vinified by a long maceration of the skins with at a controlled temperature. Wine is racked off, pumped over and decanted into stainless steel tanks at the end of the malolactic process. It ages for a short period in oak barrels.
Colour
Colour: Intense ruby red with purple tints.
Bouquet
Bouquet: Elegant, with black cherry and wild fruits overtones blended in black pepper notes, cocoa and balsamic aromas.
Taste
Taste: Full-bodied and velvety, endowed with smooth tannins and a pleasant, persistent finish.
Food pairing
Food pairing: First dishes with mushrooms and truffle. Ideal with roast lamb, game, venison and red meat. It also goes well with cold cuts and seasoned cheeses.