The Abruzzo is one of the loveliest regions of Italy located where the sea and the mountains meet. Montepulciano d’Abruzzo is renowned for being one of Italy’s best value reds but this is a step up in quality from most Montepulcianos
Crafted from 100% Montepulciano hand-picked from old vines between 20-40 years, it is rich and flavoursome. Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Riservas must be aged for a minimum of two years – of which six months must be in barrel. This has been aged for two years in barrel with extended bottle ageing
Tasting note:Intense and complex mulberry and sour cherry aromas combined with spicy notes. Elegant and powerful, with a rich body and a long finish. Ideal with roasts and game or with truffles and mushrooms.
Intense aromas of ripe black fruit, spices and sweet vanilla notes. Elegant and powerful.
Citra is a winery based in the Abruzzo region of Italy. The range boasts excellent value wines with a delicious simplicity and wide appeal.
In addition, Citra are also calling on well researched methods, such as barrel fermentation and barrique ageing producing premium quality reserve wines which show what Abruzzo can do when it sets its mind to it.
Notes: Matured in barrique and oak casks for 2 years. Intense ruby red with violet nuamces and garnet rims. Intense aromas of ripe black fruit, spices and sweet vanilla notes. Elegant and powerful endowed with rich tannins. Distinct notes of spice and liquorice scents. A complex, persistent finish.
Serve: At 16-18c it is an ideal with cold cuts, seasoned cheeses, truffles, wild mushrooms.