"Montepulciano is sovereign of all other wines" wrote the poet and
scientist Francesco Redi. This regalia together with nobility and
elegance are the distinctive characteristics of the history and success
of the Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. Perfect for those with a more
refined taste and appreciated by wine enthusiasts all over the world,
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano "Viola "is the flagship for the Cantina
Priorino, produced by 100% Sangiovese grapes, chosen and picked by hand.
The production process is meticulously studied guaranteeing quality:
grapes are carefully chosen both in the vineyard and on the sorting
table and left to ferment in French and Slavonic oak barrels. Once the
grapes are separated, they are refined for 20 months in specially
produced 5hl Oak tonneau and then prepared for bottling.
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano "Viola" has a deep, intense smell,
characterised by hints of amarena, blackberry and forest fruits, floral
scents of violet and rosa canina over which there is a gradual hint of
balsamic eucalyptus and menthol sensations. It has an attentive, crisp
taste with a lasting, sweet, dense, tannin texture. The return is rich
with layers, from chocolate to mint, ending with rhubarb caramel and a
slight almond roasting.
ideal to pair with Red Meat, Wild Boar Ragu, Roasted or Grilled Lamb, Ribeye, Black Truffle Pasta.