Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Fonte Dei – DOC

 

Location: Contrada “Ceppeto” di Tocco da Casauria

Vineyard Area: Ha. 1,80

Height: 255 m.above sea level

Exposure: East/South-East

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.