Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo D.O.C. - Emidio Pepe
Cerasuolo D'Abruzzo D.O.C. from the famous wine producer Emidio Pepe in Abruzzo. An artisan winemaker that has played a leading role in the development of natural biological wines. This a lovely fresh and rich rosè wine is made 100% from Montepulciano d'Abruzzo grapes, an ancient and indigenous grape variety from Abruzzo. It authentically expresses the most ancient artisan traditions of the region. It has an intense, fruity bouquet with small red fruits and floral hints . The taste has a great freshness, savory, with subtle tannins and a fruity aftertaste. A lovely cool wine for warm summer days.
Emidio Pepe founded his winery in 1964, after working alongside his father and his grandfather which already back in 1889 where making wine at Casa Pepe. Before anyone else, he strongly believed in the great ageing potential of Trebbiano and Montepulciano d’Abruzzo and he dedicated all his energies to those two indigenous grape varietals, proving their incredible potential and showing it to the entire world.
This Cerasuolo D'Abruzzo rosè wine is produced from 30-year-old vines that grow in clayey and medium-textured soil in the hilly area at an altitude of 600 m. near the sea and north of Pescara in Abruzzo. In the vineyard, the dictates of organic farming are scrupulously followed, integrating them with some biodynamic practices. The grapes were manually harvested and sorted before the manual pressing using the feet. The most had only skin contact for a few hours before the must was decanted and left to ferment in vitrified cement tanks using natural yeasts. The wine aged for a few months in concrete tanks.followed by manual decantation without filtration prior to the bottling.
- Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo D.O.C.
- Wine style
- Dry rosè wine
- A few months in concrete tanks
- Intense, fruity rosè wine loaded with notes of red fruits such as raspberry and strawberry and with a delicate floral texture
- A lovely freshness on the palate, savory, with subtle tannins and a fruity aftertaste.
- Pairs with
- As an aperitif or to be enjoyed with white meats and cured meats. Serve at 6-8 C
- 13.5% vol.
- 0,75 l
- Emidio Pepe
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