2013 FEUDI BIZANTINI TERRE DEI RUMI SANGIOVESE CABERNET
$23.95

Producer: Feudi Bizantini

Grape: Sangiovese 80%  Cabernet 20%

Pronunciation: ‘San-gio-veh-ze’

Region: Abruzzo, Italy

Zone: DOC of Crecchio

Producer Info: 

Feudi Bizantini is a young project founded by a group of wine lovers whom have joined their efforts to produce wines that show the best of the Abruzzo region. Here, all their wines show individual personality and are really approachable from the moment you open them.

Tasting note:

This wine shows intense fruit driven notes of jam and cherries soaked in liqueur. It is then followed by a full bodied palate showing subtle spice, liquorice, vanilla, dried flowers and plenty of fruit. A great wine to introduce those who have never tried Italian wine before.

Growing System:  Guyot

Soil Composition: Clay and calcareous marl

Production:

Each variety is fermented individually with maceration in stainless steel tanks for 15-20 days with gives the wine a wonderful aromatic boost. A small portion of the wine is then aged in medium barriques for 4 months to add more depth and complexity.

Alcohol (%): 13%