"Elephas" Rosso, Castello di Torre
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Organic

"Elephas" Rosso, Castello di Torre - 2018

Item # 35236 750mL
$9.96/ Single Bottle
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Color
Red
Vintage
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Region

Production Methods

Organic

Organic

Certified Organic

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


Tasting Notes

Latium is located in central Italy, right on the coast of the Tyrhenian Sea. This is a balanced red wine with smooth texture, ripe red fruit notes and a hint of violets. It was fermented in cement tank and has a wonderful freshness. An easy choice for the table any day of the week.


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Staff Pick Notes

There was the story of the man who lived a pious life, died and went to heaven and, when told by G0d that he could now have whatever limitless pleasure his heart desired, promptly asked for a buttered roll. Simple pleasures. That story popped into my head while drinking this simple and simply irresistible Latium red. Ripe, plummy fruit, slender build and replete with everyday, unsung pleasure.

- JAM

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