Contesa 2018 Montepulciano d'Abruzzo
Montepulciano is one of Italy's great value reds, particularly when sourced from top producers such as Rocco Pasetti at Contesa. Aromas of black cherry, forest fruits, ripe black plums with a vibrant streak of freshness and liveliness. Reasonably full bodied but this is not a heavy wine: deliciously light on its feet, which shows expert winemaking and excellent quality grape.
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Contesa is a 30 hectare estate in Abruzzo in southern central Italy run by father and son team of Rocco and Franco Pasetti. Rocco comes from a long line of winemakers in the region, I first encountered his wines when he was winemaker at the co-op in Rosciano in the mid nineties, but now, since 2004, has established his own winery. Rocco & Franco make wine that are robust and full of flavour but always with a sense of authenticity of style. The estate is not officially organic, but they have eschewed the use of chemical weedkillers
|Bottle Size||Standard Bottle 75cl|
|Maturity||Drink or Keep|
|Style||Full Bodied Reds|
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