Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, Amorotti
Organic

Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, Amorotti - 2016

Item # 29442 750mL
$42.96/ Single Bottle
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Certified Organic

Wine made from grapes grown without synthetic pesticides, fertilizers and herbicides in the vineyard. Certified in the country of origin.


Tasting Notes

The old and cavernous cellar from Amorotti is across the street from one of the great greats of Abruzzo, Valentini. The Amorotti wines are fermented with ambient yeasts and this Montepulciano was kept for nearly 2 years in large, 50 hectoliter Slavonian oak casks which were not toasted.


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