4 20 Montepulciano d’Abruzzo DOC

Anno: 2014, Alc. 13,5%
GRAPES

Montepulciano d’Abruzzo DOC

 

VINEYARD

Tenuta Torri Cantine – Torano Nuovo

Age: 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

Certifications: IT BIO 009 Agricoltura UE

 

GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATES

Altitude: 290 m.a.s.l.

Vine exposure: South/south-est

Vine area: Controguerra

Ground: Stony-loam 

 

 

HARVEST

Manual selection of the grapes lately harvested between October, the 10th and the 20th, in a 30 old vineyard in Controguerra with optimal exposure and low yeld. The terroir gives the grapes the best thermal excursions that, together with organic techniques of cultivation, enhances the typical flavours of Montepulciano grapes.

 

WINE MAKING

The wine is made exclusively in stainless steel tanks thermo-conditioned and after the malolactic fermentation it ages in bottle for at least 6 months.

 

TASTING NOTES

Color: Intense red

Nose: Soft fruits, flowers and spices

Flavour by Mouth: Fresh mineral and astringent with persistence and full bodied mouth. Perfect with rich grilled meat courses, cured meat, seasoned cheese, legumes soups and lasagna.

 

Serving Temperature: 8/10 °C