Wine Tenuta Ulisse, "Unico" Pecorino, Terre di Chieti IGT, 2012, 1.5 L
Reviews of purchase Tenuta Ulisse, "Unico" Pecorino, Terre di Chieti IGT, 2012, 1.5 L
The wine is quite bright straw yellow color with greenish reflections.
Balanced, mineral wine with fresh and juicy acidity in the smooth taste.
The wine has a characteristic citrus-peach aroma with hints of lemon, lime, ripe pear, peach, apricot and subtle tropical notes.
This wine - the perfect complement to fish dishes, seafood, mussels, crustaceans.
"Unico" Pecorino - an excellent white wine made from grapes of Pecorino grown already for many generations in the central regions of Italy, particularly in Abruzzo. Crop for the production of wine was harvested in September with vines with an average age of vines which is 5-10 years. During the harvest applied ice that spread on the bottom of the box. Grapes are cooled by an innovative system in the cooling tunnel Enocrio, gently pressed in an inert atmosphere (to avoid oxidation). Static filtration then passes within a few days. Vinification, and then extract the wine made in stainless steel tanks.
Additional ratings and awards:
• Vintage 2007 - score 93/100 - the magazine "Il Mio Vino";
• vintage 2008 - the winner in the category "Best Italian wine without aging in oak barrels", Germany;
• Vintage 2008 - Gold Medal - competition "International Wine Challenge", 2009;
• Vintage 2009 - Bronze Medal - competition "International Wine Challenge", 2010.
• Vintage 2010 - Bronze Medal - competition "Decanter World Wine Awards", UK 2011
• vintage 2011 - a gold medal and the title of "Best Wine of the Year" - competition "Basler Weinemesse", 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" .