Nero di Troia
Nero di Troia IGT Puglia is an organic red wine made from grapes of Nero di Troia in Purity. It is characterized by being long-lived, elegant and persistent. Of notable typicality and expression of the territory, Nero di Troia stands out for its ruby red color with purple hues. The aroma is elegant and intense with ripe fruit, spices and light toasting. On the palate it is soft with the right freshness and tannins.
100% Nero di Troia
Nero di Troia IGT Puglia is a wine with an important flavor. It goes very well with dishes with an intense taste like pasta with truffles or with red meat sauces. Ideal with savory second courses such as roast pork with local spices, lamb-based dishes, mature cheeses and lampascioni, baked hare.
Grape variety: Pure Nero di Troia
Vines: Trained using the Guyot method.
Yield: 7,000 kg per hectare
Vinification: The grapes are harvested in the last week of October and after de-stemming and crushing, the grapes are left to macerate in steel tanks for 10-12 days. Fermentation takes place at a controlled temperature of 25°C. By carefully breaking up the cap of skin and performing delestage (“rack and return’) during maceration, it is possible to perfectly extract all the natural aromas and colours.
Aging: After alcoholic fermentation, the wine is set aside to age in steel tanks for 12 months, followed by an additional 12 months in 30 hectolitre oak casks.
Sensory characteristics: This wine is a characteristic and quintessential expression of the territory, deep ruby red colour with violet nuances and an intense and elegant bouquet of ripe fruit, spices and a pleasantly toasted taste. On the palate, the wine is soft with the correct freshness and tannic edge.