Andrea Occhipinti Arcaiao Lazio Rosso (Organic) 2020
Low intervention wine with a medium body and pronounced ripe flavours
Country of origin | Italy
Grape Variety | Aleatico
, Grechetto Rosso
Semi-aromatic style, with muscat-like flavours. Light-bodied and fragrant.
Fruity obscure variety from Lazio (shares similarity with Sangiovese) and pairs well with flavursome pasta arrabbiata
Style | Medium Bodied
A wine between 12.5-13.5% alcohol with more some intensity of fruit and stronger flavours than in a light bodied wine. Climate and winemaking techniques such as when the grapes are picked at harvest time, ageing, oak will affect the shape and boldness of a wine. With medium to high acidity and/or medium tannins, these are quintessential foodie wines. If your preference is for wines with a bit more body and concentration, then look out for these grape varieties: 2-3 year aged whites such as Chardonnay, Riesling, Gruner Veltliner and for the reds, Sangiovese, Garnacha, Cabernet Franc, Kekfrankos.
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Ruby red with pronounced aromas of apricot and spicy incense. In the palate it is enveloping, rich in menthol notes that alternate between nose and mouth with soft tannins and a dry persistent finish. From 20 years vines planted on volcanic soils. Spontaneous fermentation, maceration on skins for 20 days and aged in terracotta amphorae for 6 months before bottling, unfiltered and unfined