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Grapes are cultivated exclusively in the vineyards of the Fizzano estate, an area that is particularly suited for high-quality winemaking. After fermentation most of the wine matures in 35hl French oak barrels, while a small proportion is aged in 225-liter barriques. After the blending the wine rest in the bottle for another year.
Color: intense ruby red, with garnet reflections
Nose: intense with hints of wild berries and a well-balanced spiciness.
Palate: warm and properly sapid, with ripe red fruit aromas and a long finish.
Wine with long aging potentials, it compliments red meats, roasts, and game.
Serve at 18-20°C.
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