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Eremo San Quirico Aglianico Gold Edition 2016
Body: Full Body Red Wine
Region: Irpinia Campi Taurasini - Italy
Grapes: Aglianico 100%
Luca Maroni 99 points (Vintage 2016) - 33 for strength, 33 for fruit, 33 for balance
Limited Edition : 200+ Year Old Ancient Vines planted in volcanic soils on foothills of Mt. Vesuvius!
Important red wine whose vines grow on volcanic soils on the Taurasi hills. Eremo San Quirico Gold is a selection of the best barriques of Eremo. By the end of the year, the Winemaker Mario Ercolino personally tastes each barrique of Eremo and selects the wine, coming from the best barriques with the best refinement and aroma. Eremo Gold is a small limited edition.
Winemaking: The grapes are harvested by hand and transported in small Boxes of 20 kg. They are subject to light pressing, maceration for about 20 days in steel silos, which are subject to the process of alcoholic fermentation. At the end of fermentation, the wine is separated from grape skins and refine in new French oak barrel 225 hl for a period between 12 and 18 months
Wine characteristics: The wine is very concentrated, the palate is dense. On the nose it has aromas of ripe red fruits, cherry, spice and maiatica cherry. The barrel supports the aromas without covering them