Montepulciano d’Abruzzo DOCG
￼￼￼￼￼Tenuta Torri Cantine – Torano Nuovo
Age: 35 years
Implant density (vines/ha): 1.000
Production per vine (Kg/plant): 5-6
Production per hectare (q/ha): 90
Vine cultivation system: Row
Vine pruning: Cordon spur pruning
Type of agricolture: Organic
Certifications: IT BIO 009 Agricoltura UE
Altitude: 290 m.a.s.l.
Vine exposure: South/south-est
Vine area: Controguerra
Manual selection of grapes lately harvested between October, the 20th and the 30th, in a 35 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 and aging, enhances the aromatic sensations typical of Montepulciano grapes. Bakan DOCG represent one of the most balanced expression of red wines from Abruzzo.
The wine is fermented in stainless steel tanks thermo-conditioned and after the malolactic fermentation it ages in wood barrels (50 hl) for 8/10 months and then in bottle for at least 6 months.
Color: Brilliant and ruby red
Nose: Nice and persistent fruitness, with notes of vanilla and dry fruit
Flavour by Mouth: Soft, armonic, round and full bodied, Bakan DOCG is perfect with any meat dish from cheese to first courses, from pizza to grilled meat. Bakan DOCG is also lovely with traditional dishes like arrosticini.
Serving Temperature: 18/20°C