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Tesco Italian Red 75Cl

£3.95(£3.95/75cl)

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Description

Red Wine. Product of Italy.

Vino rosso

Information

Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

Scents of ripe cherry and prunes with spicy hints harmonic, full-bodied and pleasantly tannic flavour

Wine ColourRed
Alcohol Units9.4
ABV12.5% vol.
ProducerCitra Vini Soc. Coop.
Type of ClosureScrewcap
Wine MakerPasquale Caldora and Lino Olivastri
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryItaly
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste CategoryC - Soft & fruity

Grape Variety:

Montepulciano

Vinification Details:

Grapes arriving in the winery are pressed with grape stalk removal and immediately started to the wine-making process in stainless steel tank. After about 4-6 hours the alcohol fermentation occurs, causing the raising of the hat marc inside the tank. The must in full alcoholic fermentation is constantly mixed up with the marc as to have the total extraction of polyphenols. The whole process is made at a controlled temperature of about 25-28 ° c. The fermentation lasts about 12 days. then the skins are gently pressed to completely extract the color. The wine obtained is stored in stainless steel tanks where the malolactic fermentation process takes place. The refinement occurs in stainless steel tanks.

History:

CITRA Winery was founded in 1973. It is located in the region of Abruzzo and is now one of the leading wineries in central Italy. CITRA is identified as a reliable partner and a producer of quality wines. Also for these reasons CITRA is represented in 50 countries around the world and our wines (produced by ourselves, no outsourcing) have been awarded at the most important international wine tasting competitions. We produce a complete range of excellent wines classified as D.O.C., I.G.T., Table wine.

Regional Information:

Abruzzo is one of loveliest regions in Italy. Born where the sea and the mountains meet, a land protected by green mantle of natural parks and national reserve. It is a region bathed by the Mediterranean climate, the special climatic condition, are the perfect nourishment for the vine, which is expressed with grapes of excellent quality from which they originate excellent wines, the pride and glory of the region, and awarded in major national and international competition and appreciated by millions of consumer.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Alcohol Unit Other Text:

9.4 UK Units per bottle
1.6 UK units per 125ml glass
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Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
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Number Of Uses:

6

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Net Contents:

75cl e

Name and Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,
U.K.

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