Color: dark, deep, amaranth-ruby hue.
Bouquet: rich and complex, with blackberries jam and licorice, spicy notes of cacao, coffee, black pepper and a hint of vanilla.
Taste: full-bodied, powerful and developed with integrated tannins and oak flavors.
This wine, of great structure and concentration, is designed to reward extensive cellaring.
The grapes for this wine come from the 5.04 hectare (12 acres) vineyard called Molin Vecchio named after an old flour mill situated on the valley bottom. At about 290 to 320 meters (~1,000ft) in elevation, just outside the town of Montepulciano, this vineyard lays within the Vino Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG appellation.
|best served with game roasts and grilled meats.