Dark ruby color. Intense aromas of black currant, cyclamen, strawberry and violet. After short aeration, fine notes of roasted coffee and black pepper appears. Warm on the palate, soft and powerful, full bodied. Penetrating aromas of ripe berries and dark chocolate fulfill the mouth in a long afterteaste.
Food pairing: Red meat, game, beefsteake in black truffle sauce, meatloaf.
|Grape variety||Cabernet Sauvignon|
|Serving temp.||18-20 ºC|
As one of the pioneers of Istrian revolution in winemaking, Moreno Degrassi stand out with his blends, both white and red. Besides these fine blends, he is also focused in indugenous grapes like Malvasia Istriana and Teran. He started in 1996 and today having a total production around 130.000 bottles.
Degrassi sources the grapes from 4 different locations, coming from two differen terroirs (Terre Bianche - white soil, and Terre Rosse - red soil). Truly unique wines which are made to underpin the Terroir of his vineyards.
His white and red blends from Terre bianche are very distinguished wines.