Natural Red Wine 2012 Rasicci Montepulciano D’Abruzzo – D.O.C.G  *6 Bottles*

Natural Red Wine 2012 Rasicci Montepulciano D’Abruzzo – D.O.C.G *6 Bottles*

  • $182.10


Montepulciano D’Abruzzo – D.O.C.G Colline Teramane 2012

FOOD PAIRING: BEEF, PASTA, VEAL, PORK

RED NATURAL WINE FULL BODIED

Tasting Notes : Rasicci Montepulciano D’Abruzzo 2012 is the latter, expressing classic Abruzzo fruit flavours of cherry and briary blackberry, subtle smoky oak with a hint of licorice.

Winery       RASICCI
Type           RED WINE
Region       CONTROGUERRA (translates to Against War)
Vine            MONTEPULCIANO D’ABRUZZO

 

** Recommended to aerate for 1/2 before consumption.

 

Town Controguerra
Width Approx. 1.5 hectare
Elevation 230 MASL
Orientation South, South-East
Soil Clay
Training Pruned-spur cordon-trained
Density 5000 vines by hectare
Implantation 2003
Average yield 1.5 Kg by vine
Grape harvest 27-29 September 2012
Bottles quantity 5400
Physico-chemical analyses
Alcohol 15.00% Vol.
Total sulphur dioxide 54.00 mg/Lt.
Total acidity 5.0 gr./Lt.
Residual sugar 0.2 gr./Lt.
Total dry extract 31.8 gr./Lt.

 

Winemaking
Manual harvesting (20 Kg grapes boxes)
Grapes destemming
Fermentation in stainless steel tanks at 28°C
for 7-8 days (spontaneous fermentation)

Montepulciano D’Abruzzo reds fall into two categories. A medium to heavy bodied, ready to drink wine or a wine loaded with fruit and spice supported by great austere tannins.

The Rasicci Montepulciano D’Abruzzo 2012 is the latter, expressing classic Abruzzo fruit flavours of cherry and briary blackberry, subtle smoky oak with a hint of licorice.

Vinified using natural indigenous yeasts, unclarified and unfiltered .

A wine with gorgeous mouthfeel ,beautiful balance, drinking well now, but will develop and blossom into an exceptional memorable wine in years to come.

THIS NATURAL WINE IS MADE USING ORGANIC PROCESSES AND HAS MUCH LESS SULPHUR THAN IN ORGANIC WINES. IT IS ALSO SUITABLE FOR VEGAN AS IT DOES NOT COME IN CONTACT WITH ANY ANIMAL PRODUCTS OR COMPOST. This is not certified Organic or Vegan

 

 


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