Appassimento CASA SANTA CATERINA’s specialty red, delights wine lovers all over the world. Its traditional yet complex production process creates a harmonious and balanced flavor with the right acidity and a pleasant bitter aftertaste. Notes of dried fruit, chocolate and spice result in a unique tasting experience. It pairs exceptionally well with meat and cheese.
Alcohol 14.5% vol.
HOW IT IS MADE
The grapes are grown using traditional methods in Apulia and are not harvested in the first round but are left on the vine. Using this method the ripening process continues, the grapes become overripe and wither on the vine, which strengthens the flavor of the grapes consolidating its characterizing traits. Each grape is skillfully selected to create a unique blend. The irresistible and unique character of the Appassimento makes it one of the most appreciated wines of CASA SANTA CATERINA.