Poggio Dragone Sangiovese-Merlot Terre di Chieti IGP

Sangiovese and Merlot grapes are hand-harvested from the hillside vineyards in the Central part of Abruzzo region, the Terre di Chieti, to create this unique, medium full, fruity, spicy and soft blend of local and International grape varieties.

VARIETALS
85% Sangiovese, 15% Merlot

VINTAGE
2018

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Description

TECHNICAL DATA
Alcohol 12.5%

APPEARANCE
Ruby-red colour with violet undertones.

NOSE
A fragrant bouquet of red fruit, finely framed by gentle oak spices.

PALATE
On the palate it’s showing juicy ripe small red-black fruit with a slight spiciness, accompanied by soft tannins and mild acids in the aftertaste.

AGEING
3 months ageing in Slovenian oak barrels. 2 months bottle rest.

PAIRING
Perfect picnic wine for barbecue, stews, roast pork belly (porchetta), pasta dishes, pizza, vegetarian lasagna and ratatouille.

READINESS FOR DRINKING
Drink now or in the next 3 years.

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