Wine Gran Sasso, "La Bella Addormentata" Sangiovese, Terre di Chieti IGT, 2016
Reviews of purchase Gran Sasso, "La Bella Addormentata" Sangiovese, Terre di Chieti IGT, 2016
The wine is ruby red in color.
Wine has a balanced, palatable medium saturation with expressive fruity accord decorated tannic strokes and accents sweet spices.
The wine has an intense, persistent aroma with hints of red fruits, hints of plum and delicate hints of vanilla.
The wine will be a good addition for dishes of red and white meat, sausages, salami, prosciutto, cheese and fatty foods.
Gran Sasso, "La Bella Addormentata" Sangiovese, Terre di Chieti IGT - red wine, representing the Abruzzo region, Terre di Chieti area. On the highest part of the Apennines mountain range is the Gran Sasso, referred to in the name of the wine. This is where sites are located, on which grow grapes Sangiovese for the production of "La Bella Addormentata". Vinification carried out in a conventional manner of steel (70%) of the tanks, and the wine is kept in a used oak barrels. The development potential of wine is 5 years.
In 1582, Princess Margarita Avstriyskaya, daughter of Emperor Charles V, was married to the Duke of Parma, Ottavio Farnese and bought for 52,000 ducats city of Ortona. Fascinated by the fresh air and picturesque areas of the Earth, she decided to build a castle on the coast to relax. The construction of "Margarita" - the so-affectionately called the castle - has given great impetus to the development of the surrounding land and the development of viticulture and winemaking. Wines have become fast enough not just popular, they are decorated with numerous banquets major European courts.
Today, the company continues to cultivate Farnese those same vineyards, located in the northern part of the picturesque valley of the river Moro. Vineyards have an excellent exposure and rising only 30 kilometers away from their mountain Majella 3000 meters creates an excellent microclimate. Area rented vines of 150 hectares, the total annual production - 11 million bottles. . According to the wine critic Antonio Galloni of the magazine "Wine Advocate" "wine from Farnese clean," right "and very tasty farm does not stray too far from its main course - the production of simple, well-made wine." Currently Farnese offers two lines: the first - a simple varietal wines, the second - a series of "Casale Vecchio", which consists of a special wine selection. Farnese is unsurpassed ratio "price-quality" and that is why the winery was recognized for three consecutive years, "Italian Winery of the Year"!