Wine Torrevento, "eArte" Rosso, Puglia IGT, 2015
Wine a brilliant ruby red color.
The wine shows a bright, rich, silky, rounded flavor with a pleasant berry flavor and soft tannins well integrated.
Wine charms fresh bouquet with the aroma of ripe berries. Attractive tones of black currant, cherry and blackthorn perfectly complement the notes of wood tar, black pepper, smoke and leather.
Wine will be perfect pair with cheese, vegetable soups and dishes of red or white meat. It can also be served with pasta, pizza, hot snacks, sausages and smoked.
A wonderful table wine Torrevento, "eArte" Rosso is made from a blend of Sangiovese grapes (50%), Merlot (30%) and Primitivo (20%), grown in the hills of Apulia. The vineyard is located in the region Murgia north of Bari. Vines, planted at an altitude of 350-400 meters above sea level on clay-limestone soils of medium consistency, have yields of 110 hl / ha. Harvesting usually occurs in the first 2 days of September. Carefully selected, healthy, ripe berries are soft pressed. Vinification occurs at constant temperature control in stainless steel tanks. The wine is also made in steel tanks for 3-4 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.