Winery: Barone di Valforte
Locale: Piomba, Silvi
Appellation: Colline Teramane
Site: Sand and mud; 350 m above sea level
Grapes: 100% Montepulciano d’Abruzzo D.O.C.G.
Fermentation and Aging: Steeped in steel vats for 20-25 days, refined in barriques
Notes: Strong complex structure with a warm, full taste; spicy scent of mature red fruit. Perfect with red meats, game, cheese, strong sauces and for “contemplation”.