Wine Roccafiore, "Melograno" Rosso, Umbria IGT, 2014
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Reviews of purchase Roccafiore, "Melograno" Rosso, Umbria IGT, 2014
The color of wine - a brilliant ruby red.
Rounded wine with medium body, smooth tannins and a pleasant minerality on the palate.
Sophisticated aroma of wine is made up of notes of wild berries and ripe plums, followed by floral and herbaceous tones.
Wine is recommended to apply traditional Italian cuisine, red meat and hard cheeses.
"Melograno" Rosso, Umbria IGT - red wine, represent blends Sangiovese grape varieties (80%) and Montepulciano (20%), grown in Umbria. Productivity of land is maintained at 80 tons per hectare; planting density - 6500 plants per unit area. Harvesting takes place by hand in mid-September. Each variety is collected and vinified separately. Alcoholic fermentation which precedes short maceration takes place in steel tank vessels at a controlled temperature. wine maturation lasts all year in the same steel tanks and after bottling, the wine is still 2 months of "rest" in a bottle. Circulation of wine "Melograno", 2014 was 30 000 bottles.
His family cultivates land Bakkareli, adhering to organic farming methods, as confirmed by the relevant EU certificates. Build a modern winery, equipped with advanced technology and strict quality control system, Roccafiore company has demonstrated its commitment to excellence. It was the first in Italy to apply the solar panels to generate their own electricity. Among other measures implemented to protect the environment were: the use of lighter bottles, biofuels for tractors and water-saving technologies.
Rokkafore - is not only wine, a symbiosis of the soil, climate, grape vines, tradition and the nature of their country. This is - proof that the taste and quality are the result of interaction between the heart and the mind. The basic philosophy of the winery Rokkafore was the assertion that man is the center of the universe, so the wine knows that depend on the people who create them and adopt the traits of those who worked on its creation.