This wine comes from vines of at least 60 years old, which produce about 600g from 1 square metre.
Situated on the coast of the Ioanian sea, this vineyard grows on calcium soil which rises with the sun giving it a golden colour, inspiring the name of our wine « Oro di Emera ».
The harvesting is undertaken with small boxes, with a selection of the best grapes in middle of September, about 10 days after the harvesting of Primitivo.
From an intense ruby red colour, this wine develops on the nose with aromas of liquorice, sweet spices and red fruits.
On the palate, the bouquet is complex, intense and fruity. We discover scents of cherries and prunes with a matchless lingering flavour on the finish.
Classification alfavin.ch : Powerful red : Powerful, tannic, complex and full bodied. A wine of concentration, intensity and exceptional lingering flavour. High aging potential.
Alcool : 14.5%
Vinification : In small barrels for at least 12 months.
Meals : Grilled red meat, game, venison, guinea fowl with balsamic, chinese food (sweet and sour), strong cheeses.
Aging Potential : 7 to 10 Years
129,00 CHF tax incl.
160,00 CHF tax incl.
With more than one eighth of the country's vineyards, Puglia is often considered to be the wine cellar of Italy, topping the list of the number of hectolitres produced alongside Sicily. While yield and productivity tend to hold sway in ...More infos
Inspired by the Greek god symbolising the day, the domain name Tenute di Eméra is a tribute to the ancient origin of the wine of the Salento area (sometimes called the land of light) in the province of Puglia in Italy. Situated on ...More infos