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ORO DEL SALENTO Rosso IGT Salento

ORO DEL SALENTO Rosso IGT Salento

  • Brand:Corterosso & Cortebianco
  • Typology:Still wine
  • Color:Red
  • Denomination:IGT
  • Quality:---
  • Bottle:Borgognotta ( 75 cl )
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TYPE OF WINE

Still red wine

MAIN GRAPES

Red grape varieties

PRODUCTION AREA

The IGT Salento production area extends on the hills of the southern part of Apulia Region, in the Provinces of Lecce, Taranto and Brindisi (South-Italy)

SOILS

Good exposure and ventilation typical of a peninsula surrounded by sea. Soils are mainly clayey, but you can also find fine and calcareous soils with limited thickness and excellent drainage or red soils, stony, and rich in minerals.

HARVEST

Depending on the vintage and on the grape varieties harvest takes place throughout the month of September, at latest beginning of October for some late varieties.

VINIFICATION 

Pressing and maceration to extract the colour and soft tannins. Fermentation at controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks and pumping over. Wine rests and refines for a certain period of time before bottling.

COLOUR

Deep ruby red with garnet hues

BOUQUET

Delicious  fruity bouquet with clear notes of ripe red fruits and cherries

TASTE

Intense nose reminiscent of red fruit in spirits, plum jam, liquorice and dried fruits

FOOD PAIRING

Perfect with cold cuts appetizer, vegetable soup, red meat and fresh cheeses. Has a substained body, which can be combined to complex red meats dishes too.

SERVING SUGGESTION

Serving at room temperature, about 18-20°C. We suggest to uncork the bottle at least a couple of hours before enjoying it.

ALCOHOL CONTENT

13,5%

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