Wine Tormaresca, "Trentangeli", Castel del Monte DOC, 2016
Reviews of purchase Tormaresca, "Trentangeli", Castel del Monte DOC, 2016
Wine of intense ruby red color with purple highlights.
The taste of the wine is dry, flexible, warm, with hints of blackberry, chocolate and notes of roasted coffee beans, vanilla nuances, velvety tannins and a long finish.
Bouquet of wine is revealed expressive aromas of cherries, blackberries and mulberries, hints of licorice, spicy notes of black pepper and wet earth, smoked nuances.
Wine is the perfect accompaniment to red meat, including meat cooked on the grill, roast, barbecue, cheese.
Dry red wine "Trentangeli" Castel del Monte is made from three grape varieties - Aglianico, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah, grown in the vineyards of Bocca di Lupo, located in Minervino Murge. Features of the 2012 season - cold winter with lots of rainfall, warm spring and hot, dry summers, predetermined early maturing berries. Therefore, the vintage was carried out for the second half of September. The berries are harvested at the peak of ripeness to obtain rich and rich taste of the future wine. Fermentation was carried out in stainless steel containers at 25 ° C. Braves wine 12 months in barrels of French and Hungarian oak and 8 months - in bottles.
On the wine label "Trentangeli" Castel del Monte is shown a railway station near the vineyards where they grow grapes Aglianico - one of the most precious in Castel del Monte. Previously, this place served as a halt for cattle drovers on their long seasonal migrations. According to legend, shepherds guarded peace vacationing thirty angels. It is this belief and is reflected in the name of the wine - "Trentangeli".
The winery was established Tormaresca Antinori family in 1998 on the basis of two names: Minervino Murga, located near Bari and other estates near Brindisi. Tormaresca produces a range of red and white wines, which reflect the diverse nature of Puglia. The main red wines Negramaro is a local variety, with a rich aroma of black berries. Philosophy Tormaresca, thanks to which this winery in a short period of time to achieve success and to achieve universal acceptance, is the production of typical Apulian wines with rich fruity bouquet.