2014 Castello di Uviglie 1491 Monferrato DOC ~ Red Wine
100% Albarossa grape from the Monferrato area of Piedmont. Albarossa is a cross of Nebbiolo and Barbera created by Professor Dalmasso in 1938.
It undergoes 20 days skin contact. Minimum 20 months ageing in small French oak barrels followed by 6 months in the bottle before release.
It's a ruby-red colour. Delicate bouquet with hints of violet, rose, and raspberry. Fresh, full taste, slightly tannic with a pleasant almond finish.
Perfect with red meat, game, medium-long aged cheeses
- About The Producer
The Uviglie Castle rises up on the hills of Monferrato. With tradition and experience of more than five centuries, today the winery owned by Simone Lupano is a dynamic company with 25 hectares of vineyards. The wines are the result of great love for his region. Such is its beauty that it is a UNESCO world heritage site.