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Cantina Zaccagnini, Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 'Il Tralcetto' 2013

Abruzzo · Municipality of Bolognano
Ripe red fruits with a lovely floral note and a touch of herbal character, this classic Abruzzo red is an icon of the region.
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Body Medium
Sweetness 1/10
Tannins 3/10
Vineyard
Cantina Zaccagnini
Description
However, it is their Montepulciano d'Abruzzo - nick-named 'Twiggy' - that has created their fame and carried the rest of their wines forward into the public eye. A simple idea of taking a piece of the previous year's cut vines and attaching it to the bottle of each wine has created a brand almost by accident. This red though should stand on its own two feet: medium bodied and full of dark and red fruit flavours, it is a delicious example that put into shade the many inexpensive Montepulcianos that are seen in so many Trattorias across Italian cities.
More Info
  • Alcohol 13.5%
  • Size 750ml
  • Closure Natural Cork
  • Ageing Vessel Oak
  • Months Ageing 6 Months