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PETRAVIA Aglianico Puglia I.G.T. 2016

10.90 €

(1 l = 14.53 €)
incl. VAT plus delivery
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Description

Vintage: 2016

Ageing: Dry

Country: Italy

Region: Apulia (Puglia)

Volume: 0,75 liters


Producer and bottler: Masseria Altemura - Contrada Palombara sp 69 - 72028 Torre Santa Susanna (Brindisi) - Italia - +39 0831 740485

Aglianico, one of Southern Italy’s most noble varieties, finds its ideal habitat on the Masseria Altemura Estate, where the ‘pietra viva’ or ‘rugged stone’ enabes the wine to express all its extraordinary power and aromatic complexity. Petravia is a highly concentrated red wine with prominent tannins that can evolve from its early roundness and youthful exuberance – where the fruit emerges with vitality – to greater elegance and austerity, the distinctive traits of maturity in fine Aglianico wines.

Quality Designation: Indicazione Geografica Tipica (I.G.T.)

Grapes: 100% Aglianico

Winemaking: Petravia matures in 350 and 400-litre tonneaux for 15 months, with subsequent ageing in the bottle for another 12 months.

Sensory characteristics: Intense and enveloping nose with aromas of cherry, blackberry, pear and spicy notes such as black pepper and juniper berries.

With its robust structure, this imposing and persistent dry wine has decisively woven tannins and a distinct freshness.

Colour: Deep and dense ruby red.

Alcohol content: 14 % Vol.

Stopper: Natural cork

Serving suggestion: Because of its complexity and consistency it is ideal with game, both feathered and furred, dishes made with duck, pheasant, roe deer or wild boar and matured cheeses.

Recommended serving temperature: Between 18 and 20°C.

Allergen: Contains sulfites

EAN (bottle): 8002235029315


Grape AGLIANICO

Aglianico is a red grape that is grown mainly in the Basilicata and Campania. It was introduced more than 2500 years ago by the Greeks as vitis hellenica to Campania and spread up to Puglia and Basilicata. This vine produces well-structures and full-bodied wines with intense tannins and a strong acid. The wines need, because of the high tannin content, some years of maturity to develop their high quality.


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