Product Description

  • Pecorino Terre di Chieti. Indicazione Geografica Protetta. Product of Italy.
  • This unique Italian grape is at home in the Abruzzo region of Central italy. According to local legend, Pecorino is named after the percora (sheep) who wolud ramble through the stony vineyards and eat the grapes straight from the vines. perfect with grilled fish, crunchy salads or roast chicken.

Information

Allergy Information

  • Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes

  • Deliciously fresh and floral, with grapefruit, juicy peach and herbal zing. Refreshing and zesty, with a mouth-watering, flavourful finish.

Region of Origin

Wine Colour

White

Alcohol Units

9.8

ABV

13% vol

Current Vintage

2016

Producer

Codiec Citra

Type of Closure

Screwcap

Wine Maker

Country

Italy

Alcohol Type

Wine

Taste Category

Grape Variety

Pecorino

Vinification Details

  • On arrival, grapes are de-stimmed and softly crushed with roller wine press and immediately addressed to soft presses obtaining the must. It is then cooled, floated and started to alcoholic fermentation at a controled temperature between 14 ° c up to 18 ° c. The wine obtained is stored 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.

Storage Type

Ambient

Storage Instructions

  • This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 1 year

Alcohol Unit Other Text

Wine Effervescence

Storage

Store in a cool dark place. Best enjoyed within one year of purchase, once, opened consume within 2 days.

Wine of

Italy

Number of uses

6

Name and address

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

Net Contents

75cl e

Nutrition

Typical Values100ml containEach glass (125 ml) contains
Energy315kJ (76kcal) 394kJ (95kcal)
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

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