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Vinicola Carlevaro

Riserva del Carmagnola Ticino DOC 2020

Grapevine Merlot
Alcoholic content 13.5%
Serving temperature 16°-18°
Riserva del Carmagnola Ticino DOC 2020
21.60 CHF 27.00

In 1422 the militias of the primitive Swiss cantons clashed with those of the Duchy of Milan, led by Francesco Bussone known as Carmagnola, in Arbedo. This reserve (minimum 18 months from the harvest) also containing Arbedo grapes, aims to remember his epic deeds.

Excellent with first courses based on meat and tasty vegetables, red meat, roasts, duck, guinea fowl, game, mature cheeses

Wine produced from selected Bellinzonese grapes - if it is vinified in the traditional way, with a fermentation and maceration duration of approximately 12 - 144 days in stainless steel tanks. The Carmagnola Riserva is aged in barriques, mainly second passage, for a period of approximately 12 months.
Color: deep ruby ​​red. Nose: fine and elegant, with pleasant vanilla and toasted notes. Taste: dry, full-bodied, with soft, pleasantly persistent tannic sensations.

The Carlevaro winery maintains privileged relationships with Piedmont, and in Monferrato, Gian Piero vinifies Barbera grapes, producing 200,000 litres. The production of Merlot becomes a priority, thanks to the composition of the soil and the Ticino climate, guaranteeing a high level of quality in the wines, with the cellar producing 800,000 bottles.

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