Intense ruby red colour. Rich, fruity aromas with dominant notes of plum jam and cherries, accompanied with spicy notes of cinnamon and vanilla. On the palate full-bodied, mineIntense ruby red colour. The blend of seven different varieties produces rich, fruity aromas in wich dominant roles are given to ripe plims, cherries, spicy cinnamon and vanilla, as well as berry-like fruits.
The elegance of Cabernet and Pinot, spicynes of Syrah and Cabernet Franc, softness of Merlot and local signature of Teran are the main traits that define the harmony and the richness of this exceptional, mineral driven wine with well-rounded, ripe and velvety tannins.
Food pairing: An excellent entourage for game and red meats prepared in both simple and more complex ways, harder and spicier cheeses..
|Grape variety||C.S., C.F. , Merlot, Syrah, Pinot Noir, Petit Verdot and Teran|
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.