POEMA

It is the first DOCG wine from South Italy. It is produced from the ancient vine “ Vitis Hellenica”. Poema is a very rich and complex wine, full-flavoured and full-bodied.

Vineyards

Hills in Paternopoli, little town near Taurasi DOCG growing area. South- south east 350-500 m. above the sea level.

Vinification

The grapes are carefully selected in the vineyards and in the winery, then they are softly crushed. The process of fermentation is checked through a next-generation technology wine machine. Aging is developed in new French oak barrels and new tonneaux (allier) for 12-18 months; micro- oxygenation may occur during this practice. Then last step in bottle for at least 2 months.

Organoleptic description

Deeply garnet red coulored, this wine has elegant flavours, smelling of fruits and flowers, in particular you can clearly perceive aromas of fruit compote. On the palate, the wine is full-bodied, balanced, compact with a pleasing mouthfeel and long finish.

Gastronomic suggestions

You can pair this wine especially with local specialities like soppressata, mogliatielli, vegetable soups, pork, beans, cornbread, mature cheeses.

Analytical information                                                         

Alcohol content: 14 -15 % vol.

Total acidity: 5,90 g/l

Yeald per hectare

60 quintals/ha

Grapes variety     

100% Aglianico Irpinia

Wine training     

Sunburst shaped espalier.