Why I suggest Nero di Troia Violante Castel del Monte DOC
Mono-varietal Nero di Troia in which the identity of the grape is fully recognizable. Good nose, less body than you'd expect, a pleasant lightness and a lingering aftertaste
The Sommelier: From the area of Castel Del Monte DOC to the south of Andria, purity Trojan Black with a ruby red color, clear and consistent, aged for 20% in 30Hl French oak barrels for 6 months and the rest in vitrified steel with micro oxygenation for 12 months. The nose is intense, complex and fine with notes of: red rose, violet, red fruit in spirit, black of blackberries, raspberry, and vanilla; taste sweet, warm, soft, fresh, tannic and sapid, body structure
Recommended pairings: Savory and spicy dishes; vegetable omelets or in pinzimonio; grilled meats, baked pasta timballo, Apulian snails, Baccala with baked potatoes; cheese and salami.
Uncork and serve at a temperature between 16 - 18 ° C, in Bourgogne or Gran Cru goblets.
Cellar: Rivera Winery…. Long centuries have passed and selection lists of varietal clones, have led to the affirmation of the great Apulian oenological potential with black grapes: the Nero di Troia… Go to the tab.