2018 Appassimento di Salento, Aristocratico, Puglia, Italy
Cantina Bortolato Emanuela is one of the leading family-owned wineries in Italy, established in 1986 by the Pizzolo Family : Giorgio (Managing Director) and his three brothers, Augusto, Giuliano and Floriano. The main production facility is based in Calmasino near Lake Garda and boasts one of the most modern facilities in Europe. The family continue to build on their success with investment in both people and equipment, ensuring quality is always the no. 1 priority. Deep ruby-purple with an expressive nose of ripe plums and raisin. Concentrated and rich in the mouth with a velvety smooth texture, this Appassimento shows developed notes of dried fig, spice and tobacco. Ideal with rich cheeses.