Deep ruby red. Intense bouquet with hints of black crrant, black cherry, plum and ripe red fruits. Delicate hints of vanilla and herbal nuances. Mouth feel is smooth and rounded with firm yet soft tannins in a well-structured body. Aromatic, with excellent balance.
Grape variety 100% Montepulciano
Production area Monteroduni, Molise - ITALY
90 Points from James Suckling for the 2015 vintage
Since 1974 Valerio winery produces fine wines with great character. On the estate, that belonged to Prince Pignatelli, through the recovery of small local viticulture, the family combines their passion for agriculture to the love for their land, resulting in a wine production that aims at enhancing the native grapes of Sannio Pentro (Molise). The company stands out also for being the first to produce though Classic Method in its own territory, as the only producer of wine Pentro.