Wine: Piano di Montevergine
Alcoholic strength: 14% vol.
Classification: Taurasi Riserva DOCG.
Grapes: 100% Aglianico.
Fermentation: alcoholic and maceration in steel tanks for about 3-4 weeks.
Maturation: 18-24 months in French oak barriques and 50 hl medium toasted barrels.
Aging: at least 24 months in the bottle.
Color: ruby red
Observations: intense with purple reflections.
Description: floral, fruity, toasty and ethereal
Remarks: the sample has hints reminiscent of a potpourri of red flowers, followed by notes of small dark berries such as blackberries and currants, delicate spicy notes of cigar box and freshly ground coffee; a hint of medicine and nail polish complete the wide range of profunes. Delicate balsamic nuance.
Taste – olfactory examination
Minerality: moderately mineral
State of Evolution: mature
Pairing: wild boar stew and polenta.