Wine "Conti D'Arco" Cabernet Sauvignon, Trentino DOC
Reviews of purchase "Conti D'Arco" Cabernet Sauvignon, Trentino DOC
Wine of intense ruby color.
Taste wine dry, saturated, warm, well structured, with precise, elegant tones raspberry and ripe blackberries and long, persistent aftertaste.
Well-defined, complex aroma of the wine is filled with hints of jam from wild berries, fragrant notes of hay and spices (vanilla, cloves).
The wine goes well with grilled red meats, game and mature cheeses.
Brand "Conti D'Arco" includes a series of wines of Trentino DOC, made from selected grapes harvested in the best areas of the Trentino region. The name of the brand comes from a noble family the Middle Ages, situated on a cliff with an impressive castle of Arco, which offers wonderful views of the vineyards in the valley between Lake Garda and the Dolomites to the Brenta. Gruppo Italiano Vini (GIV) has acquired the brand "Conti D'Arco", which has a long history, and has established an agreement for the production of wines "Conti d'Arco" with Mezzacorona winery, which is one of the most interesting wineries in Trentino. Winemakers Gruppo Italiano Vini control every stage of the production process, from the vineyard to the bottle.
Cabernet Sauvignon, a native of the Gironde in Bordeaux, was introduced in Italy in 1820 and found in Trentino a very favorable environment. Grapes for wine production "Conti D'Arco" Cabernet Sauvignon collected from vineyards on the hills along the northern shores of Lake Garda. The vines are cultivated on a loose, well-drained soil and provide excellent harvest, which is about 100 kg per hectare. Ripe grapes harvested in early October, and vinified by the classical method for red wines: a 15-day maceration and fermentation at a controlled temperature of 28 ° C. Then the wine is aged for a short time in oak barrels. Cabernet Sauvignon can be stored in bottles in a horizontal position in a cool, dark place 4-5 years.
Gruppo Italiano Vini (GIV) - company №1 in Italy, one of the leading companies in the world for the production and marketing of fine wines. A distinctive feature is the structure GIV: the company owns 15 small autonomous winery situated in the most prestigious regions of Italy and creating exceptional wines. Group of experts strictly control the quality of work at every stage of wine production: grape growing, vinification, marketing and service.
Winery "Medzakorona", founded in 1904, is one of the first producers' associations in Italy. This winery has a total of 2400 hectares of vineyards in Trentino-Alto Adige. All wines are produced exclusively from grapes of own crop. Different climate zones (Mediterranean, Continental and Alpine) allowed the different grape varieties to find their ideal habitat to express the best organoleptic characteristics. The winery is equipped with the most modern equipment available today. Winery is an excellent example of excellence. Wine production occurs in steel containers at controlled temperatures. The whole process is constantly looking oenologists team who run the fermentation, pumping and aging wine. Steel tanks, casks, barrels, bottling equipment, an extremely complex process in the production of wine is a symbol of excellence in winemaking. In 2009, the winery was named "European Winery of the Year".