METELLO - Red IGT of Tuscany
TASTING NOTES: It has a ruby red color with slightly purple hues. It has an elegant and fruity scent with aromas of black currant, wild blackberries, roses, as well as some notes of caramel. In the mouth the wine is fresh, fruity and lively. The acidity is very well balanced with soft and smooth tannins. Elegant, refined and extremely pleasant.
Grape varieties: 50% Sangiovese, 50% Merlot
SUGGESTED FOOD PAIRINGS: White meat; cured meat or charcuterie; fish dishes cooked in a rich tomato sauce; pasta dishes; pizza; fresh cheeses; vegetables cooked in tomato sauce; dishes based on tofu or seitan.
Aging: 3-4 months.
CURIOSITY: why the name «Metello»? Mr. Metello Sabatini was Daniel and Niccolò Martelli’s grandfather, who died on 2020. To honor his memory, Daniel and Niccolò, today owners of Terre di Perseto Winery, created this wine by selecting the two grapes most loved by their grandfather.