Wine Torrevento, "Passione Reale" Appassimento, Puglia IGT, 2017
Reviews of purchase Torrevento, "Passione Reale" Appassimento, Puglia IGT, 2017
The wine is dark ruby red with purple highlights, turning into a garnet tint with age.
The taste of wine is balanced and enveloping, has a velvety texture, notes of fruits and berries, complemented by nuances of spices. The finish is long, with a pleasant sweetness.
The aromatic bouquet of wine is full and full, revealing seductive spicy shades, notes of ripe fruit, black cherry, blackberry, blueberry, nuances of spices and herbs.
The wine is perfect with grilled meats, roasts, game, salami and mature cheeses.
Saturated and balanced red wine Torrevento, "Passione Reale" Appassimento is made from Primitivo and Nero di Troy grapes. Vineyards grow on clay soils located at an altitude of 50-450 meters above sea level. Harvested very late, when the berries are already starting to dry on the vine. After the crop is in the winery, it is sorted and subjected to fermentation with preliminary maceration. Extract of wine "Passion Real" Appassimento carried out in steel containers and in a bottle. The whole aging process lasts 8 months.
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.