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Vinicola Mediterranea - Appasimento


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Red Wine

Vinicola Mediterranea


Passo - Appasimento


Grape Variety

90% Negroamaro  ||  10% Lambrusco


Puglia – Salento


carsic calcareous origin, rich in iron and aluminium
sesquiossids (typical Salento red soils) wich give
warmness to the round


After pressing, grapes undergo to maceration for 8 – 10 days. Then, after soft pressing only flower must undergoes to fermentation with selected yeasts inside thermoconditioned tanks at a temperature of 22 – 23°C. Once fermented, fresh wine is poured off and honed.

Maturation and aging

After malolactic fermentation 50% of the wine (Sangiovese) is moved in large 30 hl French oak barrels, 50% (Sangiovese, Canaiolo and Cabernet Sauvignon) in barriques. Here it matures for 18 months. It is finally blended together in concrete vats for 3 months before being bottled. It is aged at least 6 months in bottle before being released.

Tasting notes

intense ruby red.  Lght and characteristic.  Smooth, velvet and full. Deep and well-balanced finish.

Food pairing

Meat dishes, grilled pork and cheeses.

Serving temperature: 18°C - 20°C

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01 May 2022
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Great wine

Taste is fantastic, very drinkable

10 May 2022

Sitalia Deli

Thank you so much Mark, we love the Appasimento so much too! :)