Wine "Contado", Aglianico del Molise DOC, 2008
Burgundy wine ruby color with beautiful brick undertones.
This wine is soft, full of hints of violets, prunes, almonds and juicy fruit flavor. The wine has a good balance and hints of licorice in a pleasant aftertaste.
The distinctive aroma of the wine is filled with hints of juicy ripe fruit.
Wine matches perfectly with the savory dishes, first courses, game, cold meats and cheese.
"Kontado" - the favorite wine of Pope Paul III. It is made from Aglianico grapes, imported to Italy from Greece has for several centuries before Christ. To create this wine uses only carefully selected grapes. Vinification takes place under strictly controlled temperature in stainless steel vats. Shutter speed is achieved partly in oak barrels and partly - in steel tanks.
Company Di Maio Norante - the flagship wine of the region of Molise! Family Di Maio (Di Majo), which owns the company Di Maio Norante, has been producing DOC wines since 1968. Today in the company is headed by Alessio Di Maio. Di Maio from generation to generation descendants passed the tradition of his family. History of the Di Maio has more than two centuries: the vine is grown in the beginning of the XIX century, as evidenced by the ruins of the ancient vineyards that have been preserved under the old central square in Campomarino. The new winery was built in the 60s of the last century, and today it is fully equipped with the necessary modern equipment. The estate is located in Campomarino, on the Adriatic coast, where the climate is conducive to the creation of excellent wines. All wines Di Maio Norante have an excellent combination of reasonable price and high quality!