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Verduno Pelaverga DOC

Characteristics

A typical old Piedmontese wine, grown on the hills of Verduno from where it gets its origin denomination. A light brilliant red color with a pink hint, assuming an orange tinge when aged. A rich and spicy fragrance with a cherry scent when young. A spicy fragrance of white pepper can be detected. Excellent with cured meats, first courses and dishes with mushrooms. It should be consumed at a temperature of 17/18°C.

Technical Sheet

Zone di production Verduno and some territories of the countries of Roddi and La Morra.
Vine 100% Pelaverga Piccolo di Verduno
Maximum grape production 90 q./ha. = 8.400 bott. 0.75 l./ha
Maximum yeld 70%.
Ageing Verduno Pelaverga wine cannot be consumed until the
1st of March after harvesting.
Color quite a full brilliant red color with cherries and violet tinges.
Fragrance intense, fragrant, fruity with spicy characteristics.
Taste dry and fresh, characteristically velvety and harmonic.
Alcohol volume 13,5/14,5 %.
Minimum acidity total 5 ‰.
Complements all kind of meals salumi, mushrooms, fish.
Serving temp 16°-18° C.

Technical Sheet

awards

James Suckling

  • Verduno Pelaverga DOC 2019 91 points
  • Verduno Pelaverga DOC 2014 91 points

Merun

  • Verduno Pelaverga DOC 2013 2 cuori
  • Verduno Pelaverga DOC 2010 2 cuori

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