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Why I suggest Montepulciano d’Abruzzo DOC Casale Vecchio 2020
Super terroir, 100% Abruzzo grapes, emblematic wine of the category. Its organoleptic truth is revealed in the glass. Indisputable quality for a red that is strongly enhanced in the refinement, and becomes long-lasting, deserving the 1st place at the table every day.
Characteristics of the wine:
The oenological power of Montepulciano d’Abruzzo comes from the mountain. Offshore wine with inimitable wine characteristics linked to the territory: rustic and robust. In the glass the red wine of Montepulciano shines and turns purple, rising in consistency and alcohol content, 13.00% Vol; The fruit ripened in the southern sun until late autumn has been enriched with very complex smells, positively characterizing its identity. Intensity and alpine freshness, accompany the slightly tannic texture that is balanced in the refinement. In the finish the ripe fruit predominates for a long time.
Torcinelli of lamb in the oven, grilled Florentine fillet; stewed sheep, fresh pasta from durum wheat semolina with tomato sauce; roasted peppers on the grill, red radicchio from Treviso seared with grilled polenta, red lentil soups from Castelluccio S. farro, cicerchie, cannellini beans; eggplant caponata, hams and various sausages, Parmesan and salted cheeses fresh fruit: Nectarines; dried fruit.
Uncork ½ h before serving at 16-18 ° C in a large Ballon glass.
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