The 2021 Citra Montepulciano di Abruzzo di Bisanzio showcases the classic characteristics of this renowned Italian red wine. In the glass, it presents a deep garnet color with violet hues, hinting at its youthful and vibrant nature.
On the nose, the wine exudes a rich bouquet of ripe dark berries, such as blackberries and black cherries, intertwined with subtle herbal notes and a touch of spicy oak. As you take a sip, the palate is enveloped in a velvety texture, and the flavors of the dark fruits continue to shine, accompanied by a hint of plum and dried fig.
This Montepulciano di Abruzzo displays well-integrated tannins and balanced acidity, providing structure and a smooth mouthfeel. With each sip, the wine reveals layers of complexity, showcasing the excellence of the 2021 vintage.
The finish is lingering and satisfying, leaving behind traces of dark fruit and a touch of earthiness. This wine is a true representation of the Montepulciano di Abruzzo style and can be enjoyed on its own or paired with hearty Italian dishes like pasta with rich tomato-based sauces or grilled meats.it’s a good pairing with any meat dish or even with a light Neapolitan pizza as we did. PM 89