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Piano di Montevergine 2014 – Feudi di San Gregorio

Piano di Montevergine 2014 - Feudi di San Gregorio
Written by Piero Pardini

Credits: © Piero PardiniThe Wolf Post

Wine: Piano di Montevergine
Alcoholic strength: 14% vol.
Vintage: 2014.
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.

Piano di Montevergine 2014 - Feudi di San Gregorio

© Feudi di San Gregorio

Visual exam
Clarity: limpid
Color: ruby red
Consistency: consistent
Observations: intense with purple reflections.

Olfactory examination
Intensity: intense
Complexity: complex
Quality: fine
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
Sugars: dry
Alcohols: warm
Polyalcohols: smooth
Acids: fresh
Tannins: tannic
Minerality: moderately mineral
Structure: full-bodied
Balance: balanced
Intensity: intense
Length: long
Quality: good

Final remarks
State of Evolution: mature
Harmony: harmonious

4 Lupetti

Pairing: wild boar stew and polenta.

Feudi di San Gregorio
Località Cerza Grossa
83050 Sorbo Serpico (AV)
Phone +39 0825 986683

About the author

Piero Pardini

Founder and editor-in-chief of "The Wolf Post".
Freelance Journalist.
Wine critic and Sommelier.
He has also written about sports and technology for some specialized magazines.
Co-author of the essay "Gianni Clerici - The writer, the poet the journalist", Le Lettere, Firenze.

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