Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Fonte Dei – DOC
Location: Contrada “Ceppeto” di Tocco da Casauria
Vineyard Area: Ha. 1,80
Height: 255 m.above sea level
Soi: Sandy – Clay soil
Growing system: Simple Trellis
Grapes: Montepulciano 100%
Color: Deep rubin red, verging on garnet
Flavour: Ripe wood berries, dry Flowers, intense, ethereal with aging
Tastin notes: Full-bodied, tannic, persistent, with echoes of prune, wood berries, sour cherry, with a marked aftertaste of liquorice root and bitter cocoa.
Best Service Temperature: 18-20° C.
Gastronomy pairing: Plenta e osei, risotto with coot, beans with pigskin, game, red roasted or stewed meats, brodetto alla Vastese (fish), hot salami, tough fermented cheese.