Additional tasting notes
Color : intense ruby red with intense purple tints.
Nose : elegant fragrance of wild berries, cloves, herbs, liquorice.
Mouth : smooth, balanced, fine tannins and velvety, very long lingering flavour.
Alcohol level : 14.5%
Winemaking : Stainless steel vats. 8 months aging in barrels and 6 months in bottle.
Food pairing : Lasagne, veal tenderloin with porcini mushrooms, rabbit, cheeses
Aging potential : 10 to 15 Years
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