Syrah

Category : IGT Umbria Red Wine

Produced in: Umbertide

Yield: 6500 kg/hectare

Age of Vines: 10 years

Grapes : Syrah 100%​

Harvested: Second fortnight in September

Vinification: Fermentation on the skins for around 16-18 days in temperature controlled stainless steel vats. Aged in large (4000 litre) oak vats for 12 months.

First Year produced: 2007

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Deep ruby red with tones of violet. On the nose it is complex, intense with overlapping notes of blackberry, prunes and pepper, the aromas finish with a delicate cushion of vanilla. In the mouth, the flavour of the aromas is amplified; rich fruit, thick and dense, with delicate and soft tannin, leaving an overall impression of refinement.

Conservation: keep away from lights in a cool and dry place, store at 15° C.

Serve at: 16-18° C

Accompanies: cold meats, mature cheeses.

Umbrian dishes: stuffed pigeon