The hills of Scandiano and Canossa
Denominazione di Origine Controllata
Still Dry Wine
Single vineyard located in the Reggio Emilia Apennine hills.
COLOUR: bright and intense ruby red with light garnet undertones.
BOUQUET: intense, noble and complex that opens up with a balsamic and ethereal influence, followed by hints of blackcurrant and plum jam. The ageing in wood confers hints of cocoa powder, nutmeg and cloves at the finish.
FLAVOR: tannic with a vigorous charachter, full and rich with excellent persistence.
Alcohol: 13% vol.
Sugars: 4 g/l
Cabernet Sauvignon Monteleone finds maximum expression when paired with balsamic glazed or baked meats, with stewed game and braised meats. Excellent with grilled meats, provided they are the best and most succulent cuts. Surprising with medium and aged cheeses served with preserves.