Wine Tenuta Ulisse, "Unico" Montepulciano d'Abruzzo DOC, 2011
Reviews of purchase Tenuta Ulisse, "Unico" Montepulciano d'Abruzzo DOC, 2011
Wine, ruby-red color.
Warm and spicy wine with hints of ripe cherry and plum, soft tannins and subtle mineral tones, good balance and a long smooth finish.
The wine has an intense and persistent aroma with floral and fruity notes and hints of cherry and blackberry.
Wine combined perfectly seasoned with cheese, grilled meat, seasoned with spices, first courses and dark chocolate.
Wine "Unico" Montepulciano d'Abruzzo is made from the same grapes of Montepulciano d'Abruzzo with vines, whose age is about 20 years. The origin of the grapes - very doubtful. There have been suggestions that this kind of Sangiovese, but then it became clear that there is nothing in common between these two varieties of grapes not. Grapes are grown mainly in Abruzzo, as well as in other areas of southern Italy. Today, thanks to the diligence of manufacturers, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo has become very popular and is equivalent to the red grape varieties of the highest quality.
Crop for the production of wine is hand-assembled at the beginning of November. Maceration with gentle compression lasts 15-20 days, the fermentation is carried out at a temperature of 24-26 ° C in stainless steel. Wine kept for 4-6 months.
Additional awards "Unico" Montepulciano d'Abruzzo:
• Vintage 2009 - Bronze Medal - International Wine Challenge, 2011
• Vintage 2010 - Gold Medal - Berliner Wein Trophy, 2012.
Tenuta Ulisse known in Italian winemaking circles recently. The farm is located in the small village of Crecchio, between the Adriatic Sea and the craggy foothills of the Maiella. Ulysses brothers - Antonio and Luigi would ensure the continuity of the family business, who founded their grandfather Antonio in the early 1900s and with the passion and dedication put a lot of force on its development. History of the economy starts at just 2 hectares of land, which today has over 30 hectares.
Thanks to the contribution of Antonio and Luigi, who were engaged in farming until the current owners, Tenuta Ulysses in the international market has learned it through innovation, used in winemaking as a great example of success in the region, which for many years was closed in the model of traditional winemaking.
For the production of quality wines with great, rich aromas, family Ulysses, since 2006 constantly improving process, applying meaningful innovations, combined with years of experience and tradition.
"We combine our tradition and innovation, always in search of a better quality, at the same time are very careful in our history. We annually updated methods, while maintaining our traditional character typical of our wines - the original and a clear style characteristic of Abruzzo" .