With its distinguished style, this is a wine characterized by its sophistication, the complexity of the soil in which it is grown, and the scent and color of the land.
Montevetrano is a Colli di Salerno IGT red wine made from 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 10% Aglianico Taurasi.
The wine presents with aromas of wild fruits, black cherries though it is occasionally balsamic in the nose and in the mouth. There are spicy and mineral undertones.
Wine Enthusiast (WE): 92
"This 60-30-10 Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Aglianico blend from southern Italy delivers beautiful purity and intensity. Aromas here include blackberry, tobacco, leather, rum cake and polished black stone. It tastes firm and full on the palate ... "
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate (RP): 94+
"... Loaded with the essence of black cherry liqueur, minerals and spices, the wine conquers the palate with layers of richly structured fruit. The 2008 is full of raw, vinous energy, yet it is possible to get a sense of the brilliant future that lies ahead from the way the wine continues to develop beautifully in the glass. In 2008 climactic conditions were much more normal than 2007, with a healthy alternation of temperatures that favored the development of expressive aromatics and firm structure ... "(AG)