Piantaferro `Intrigo` Biferno Rosso Riserva 2009 (6 x 750mL), Italy.

A blend of Montepulciano and Aglianico, two Italian red varieties from Molise region, vineyards located in the province of Campobasso, land of limestone and clay rock. The wine is powerful, but smooth and velvety with a delicate tannin. The back palate is full, round, supported by a good acidity. Excellent aftertaste of pleasant cherry, plum and vanilla nuance.

Overview

A blend of Montepulciano and Aglianico, two Italian red varieties from Molise region, vineyards located in the province of Campobasso, land of limestone and clay rock. The wine is powerful, but smooth and velvety with a delicate tannin. The back palate is full, round, supported by a good acidity. Excellent aftertaste of pleasant cherry, plum and vanilla nuance.

Region:
ITA - Other Italian
State:
Imported
Country:
Italy

Winery Tasting Notes

A blend of Montepulciano 80%, Aglianico 20%

Colour

Deep ruby colour with elegant grenade nuance.

Aroma

Intense aromas of red cherry, berries, spices, vanilla, cinnamon and wood.

Palate

On the front palate it is powerful, but smooth and velvety with a delicate tannin. The back palate is full, round, supported by a good acidity. Excellent aftertaste of pleasant cherry, plum and vanilla nuance.

Food Matching

Try with traditional Italian stew, roast beef or lamb, sausages or Pecorino cheese.

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