Wine Torrevento, "Bolonero", Castel del Monte DOC, 2012
Reviews of purchase Torrevento, "Bolonero", Castel del Monte DOC, 2012
The wine is a deep ruby red color, which changes over time in the pomegranate.
A pleasant, full-bodied, well-balanced taste of the wine has a fruity character. Shades of forest berries and ripe fruit are complemented by subtle, elegant nuances of pepper, herbs and chocolate. The finish is long, fruity.
The aroma of wine is dominated by tones of wild fruits, red berries and tobacco, which surround the nuances of black currant, blackberry, spice, violet and peony.
The wine is perfect with red meat, roast, game and mature cheeses, as well as pizza and pasta.
The name "Bolonero" can be translated as "black cement", this is the cement was used to build the castle Castel del Monte to the Emperor Frederick II.
The Company owns approximately 200 hectares of vineyards and as much again it Orenda from local farmers in the long term. A wide variety of soils and microclimates allow pick up for each grape variety most favorable areas. In all vineyards introduced strict sanitary control, which minimizes the use of various remedies vine. Thanks to the hard work done by carefully company was certified manufacturer of biological wines.
The main production company is located in an ancient monastery. Its old stone walls, reaching a thickness of 1.5 meters, remain stable indoor temperature and humidity. Abandoned building, whose construction dates back to the early 18th century, was bought together with the adjacent territory in 1948 by the brothers Domenico and Francesco Liantonio. After a long and serious restoration adapted for its winery. In the rock cellars specially cut down a depth of 8 meters, which are ideal for aging and storing wine.
The company's Torrevento wine truly terroir. With a perfectly balanced, generous taste and rich, fragrant aroma, they are not only a reflection of the land of Puglia, but also its rich ancient culture. Becoming popular for a long time in Italy, they are now found its fans in Australia, China, Japan, Canada, the US and many European countries.