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Iovi Tonant

Iovi Tonant

aglianico del taburno DOCG

Iovi Tonant we dedicated to the limestone rocks of the temple of Caudium, the city insisted that Sunni area occupied today by Montesarchio. A thundering Jupiter, a dedication that well describes the power of these grapes, wooden tablets and then enclosed in the bottle for two years. All Aglianico ovviamnete purity, and could not be otherwise, the Aglianico grape is unique, that the whole world envies us, the best growing in Italy.

€30,00
Tagged under: Aglianico, Rosso.

Winemaking

Skin maceration temperature is not controlled. Aging in French oak barrels toasted strong and average for 18 months. Next aging in bottle.

Organoleptic description

Red with purple highlights. Intoxicating scents of blackberries, blueberries, jams of red plums. Thick, fleshy, long finish. Minty freshness and balsamic notes of licorice.

Notes

Vineyards high mountain, by old trees, the label is pewter.

Production areaMasserie Porretta e San Pietro, Montesarchio
Ground typeClay and limestone
Wineyard100% aglianico
Altimetry1640 feet above s.l.
Cultivation methodEspalier
HarvestManual control of the vineyard. First week of November
Alcohol content14%
Serving temperature18°
Annual production2000 bottles
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