Torrae del Sale

Montepulciano d’Abruzzo D.O.C.

Grape Varietal: 100% Montepulciano

Vineyards: located in Chieti district at 280 meters a.s.l. in Abruzzo

Average age of the vines: 25 years

Soil: clay and limestone

Harvest Period: first half of September

Vinification: following a traditional maceration and fermentation, wine remains in stainless steel until bottling.

Alcohol Content: 13.5% by vol.

Residual Sugar: 2 grams per liter

Color: red ruby with purple tints

Aroma: rich and complex with pleasant red berry notes, leather and tar

Palate: full-bodied, with blackberry nuances

Food Suggestions: best with red sauces, red meat and aged cheese

Serving Temperature: 17° C / 63° F