This Montepulciano 2010 from Emidio Pepe will only improve over the next 5 to 10 years.
2010: An exceptional vintage with a superb balance of acidity, fruit and tannin; full of spicy aromas of red berries, caraway seeds and a very long finish.
Terroir: Clay for 1.5m deep and then, limestone underneath. South-west facing vineyard
Age of vines: 48 years old
Vinification: Grapes are hand-harvested // Destemmed by hand // Maceration for 7/8 days // Gentle tannins extraction with punch down only - no pump over // Ageing for two years in cement tank // Wine is bottled for further ageing in the bottle // Sulphur < 50mg/L.
- Italy, Abruzzo
- Emidio Pepe
- Ready to Drink And Will Improve