Bottle

Aglianico

Label

Aglianico

Wine

Aglianico

Puglia IGT

Area

Agro di Torre di Santa Susanna, Salento.

Grapes

100% Aglianico.

Vinification and Maturation

The grapes, harvested in a perfect state of ripeness, are pressed and sent to the fermenters where the must is fermented for 10 days at a temperature of about 25-28° C. (77-82° F.). The wine matures for 12 months in 350-liter (92-gallon) tonneaux of French oak, followed by a further period of fining in the bottle.

Colour

Dark but brilliant ruby red.

Bouquet

This wine offers the nose intense and encompassing aromas that are fragrant and rich with notes of fresh fruit, particularly cherries, wild strawberries and raspberries.

Flavour

In the mouth the wine shows a good structure that is clean, freshly fruity and with lightly sweet and spicy notes, manifested in a persistent finish.

Serving Temperature

It should be served at about 18° C. (64° F.).

Food Combinations

Ideal accompaniment for pastas flavoured with lightly piquant sauces, spit-roasted red meats and savory cheeses.

Alcohol Level

13,5% by volume.

Bottle and case size

6 x 0,75l

Estate

Masseria Altemura
Strada Provinciale, 69 Loc. Torre Mesagne, 72028, Torre Santa Susanna – Brindisi, Italy
Tel +39 0831 740485, Fax +39 0831 748008
www.masseriaaltemura.it, info@masseriaaltemura.it