Top 8% wine in the UK
Blend: 80% Montepulciano + 20% Aglianico
From: Italy, Biferno DOC
By: Norante Di Majo
A blend of Montepluciano and a little Aglianico grapes, both from a single vineyard named “Ramitello”. The wine is a beautiful deep ruby red, with violet shades. on the nose a bouquet of red plums, cherry and hints of liquorice. The Palate is intense and long lasting, evolving from the red fruits, jam, mineral notes, leather and liquorice.
The winery has been owned by the Di Majo family since the 19th centur. Today managed by Alessio, a strong minded and determined wine maker, passionate and dedicated to growing only grapes native to the region. His motto is “contemporary wines from ancient grapes”. Situated in Campomarino, Molise region, the vineyards sit on clay soil, facing the Adriatic Sea, taking advantage of the wonderful sea breeze.
Tasters review “Liquorice, dark berries and plum with hints of chocolate. Good tannin and structure with a warm lingering finish. Fantastic wine.”
Vivino users rate it a top wine with a stunning 3.8!