Region of Italy: Abruzzo
Grape: Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Organic Wine
Vintage: 2013 ABV: 15.5%
Colour: Intense red
Nose: Bouquet of ripe blackberries, licorice, cinnamon, cocoa and coffee
Taste: Notes of chocolate, leather, licorice and spices
Pairing: Lasagna, grilled meat, bolognese sauce and pasta. Beef tenderloin. Rich dishes in general
Producer: Cascina Colle The winery is in Abruzzo region, one of the most important fortress of organic farming in Italy. 18 hectares of vineyards are cultivated, at about 300 meters above sea level, looking to the south. Cascina Del Colle has been founded in 1997 by Nazario d’Onofrio.