iLauri Poggio Dragone Rosso Terre di Chieti has a clear, translucent purple-red color. In the nose aromas of ripe blackcurrants, blackberries and some spices. In the taste palette notes of juicy ripe small red-black fruit with a light spiciness, which are accompanied in the aftertaste by soft tannins and mild acidity.
At the beginning of September, the grapes are harvested by hand, after which a temperature-controlled (28°C) alcoholic fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks for two weeks in the vinification cellar, after de-stalking and light crushing of the grapes. Subsequently, the grapes are pressed and the young wine is transferred to oak 3400 liter barrels of Slovenian oak to allow malolactic fermentation to take place, followed by a three-month maturation. In the spring after the harvest, the wine is assembled and bottled after a light filtering.
Ideal with a picnic, barbecue, stews, roast pork belly (porchetta), pasta dishes, pizza, vegetarian lasagne and ratatouille.
iLauri Poggio Dragone Rosso Terre di Chieti is a delicious Italian red wine from the Abruzzo region. This wine is made by winery iLauri from Sangiovese grapes.
Recommended wine serving temperature between 16 ° C and 18 ° C.
Azienda iLauri is a wine company based in the Abruzzo region of Italy. Owned by the De Fermo family, it specializes in the production of quality wines from the region.
The vineyards of Azienda iLauri cover approximately 50 hectares and are spread over several locations in Abruzzo, including the provinces of Chieti and Pescara. The region is known for its favorable climate and soil conditions, which allow the growth of high quality grapes.
Azienda iLauri's wine range includes both red and white wines, using indigenous grape varieties from Abruzzo, such as Montepulciano d'Abruzzo for reds and Trebbiano and Pecorino for whites. The company strives to preserve traditional winemaking methods and respect the terroir to produce wines that reflect the characteristics of the region.
The wines of Azienda iLauri are known for their excellent quality, balanced flavors and expressive character. Whether it's the fruity and spicy reds or the fresh and vibrant whites, the winery strives to create wines that reflect the diversity and potential of Abruzzo.
|Product||iLauri Poggio Dragone Rosso Terre di Chieti|
|Producer||Azienda Vinicola iLauri|
|Type of wine||Red|
|Price per bottle||€7.50|
|Minimum number of bottles||1|