About This Wine
Few people outside of Italy have ever tasted wine made from the Brachetto grape.
You are about to become one of the few, thanks to Montefiore, a wine company that specializes in Moscato d’Asti, but also crafts a handfiul of other limited-production wines.
One of them is a wine known simply as “Sweet Red,” and the latest release of this multiple-vintage bottling was made entirely from Brachetto grapes grown in the Alessandria area of Italy’s Piedmont region. Because of the luscious strawberry and raspberry flavors it projects, Brachetto is ideal for fermenting into a wine that retains much of the grapes’ natural sweetness.
Montefiore is somewhat of a rebel in the Italian wine industry. In a country where vintners are reluctant to let go of centuries-old traditions, Montefiore utilizes the most modern winemaking equipment available. That’s why its “Sweet Red” wine not only is sweet and juicy, but very easy to love.
About Other Red
- Grape Composition:100% Brachetto
- Grape Source:Alessandria Area of Italy’s Piedmont Region
- Aromas & Flavors:Sweet Strawberry and Juicy Raspberry
- When to Drink:Now Through 2013
- Food Pairing Suggestiona fruit tart, or chocolate cake.
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