Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 420 5L BOX
FRUITY & JUICY MEDIUM BODIED RED - ORGANIC
Montepulciano is a grape exclusive to Italy which gives a soft, juicy and approachable wine, even when drunk young. When it is made with attention on quality rather than quantity the Montepulciano grape turns into a delicious, velvety red wine. Montepulciano 420 is an example of this style.
This Montepulciano comes in 75cl bottles as well as 5L box which means lower packaging costs, lower carbon footprint and, at least but not last, more value for money.
Altitude: 290 m.a.s.l.
Vine exposure: South/south-est
Age of vines: 30 years
Implant density (vines/ha): 1.000
Production for vine (Kg/plant): 8-10
Production for hectare (q/ha): 100-120
Vine cultivation system: Row
Vine pruning: Cordon spur pruning
Type of agricolture: Organic
Manual selection of the grapes harvested towards the end of October in a 30 year old vineyard in Controguerra with optimal exposure and low yield.
Fruit driven with juicy plum & cherry aromas mingled with spicy notes. Soft and velvety palate.
Fruit driven with abundant juicy plum & ripe cherry aromas mingled with spicy sweet notes. There is a softness to the texture and freshness that make it friendly and approachable.
A perfect match with Bolognese pasta or other pasta with a hearty ragù sauce. It goes also well with meat courses, cured meat, seasoned cheese like parmesan, legumes soups.
Alcohol (ABV): 13.5%