Rosso del Postiglione DOC Perusini
|Denomination||Friuli Colli Orientali Doc|
|Grapes||60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon e 10% Refosco|
|Code ICQRF||UD 6194|
|Winery headquarter||Perusini - Corno di Rosazzo (UD) - Via del Torrione, 13|
|Bottle size||Standard bottle|
|Combination||Fillet with green pepper, Scallops with mushrooms, pork knuckle baked, Lamb, Sliced beef, Meat stewed|
|Region||Friuli Venezia Giulia (Italy)|
|Style||Full-bodied and intense|
|Wine list||Rosso del Postiglione|
The Rosso del Postiglione DOC is a red wine from Friuli, produced by the Agricultural Company Perusini located in Corno di Rosazzo in the Udine province on the Oriental hills; this wine born from a bet of Giampaolo Perusini that in 1962 already believed in the potential of the grapes from Friuli. The grapes used are 60% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Refosco. The wine making takes place in steel with selected yeasts and it follows 12 months of refinement in French oak barrels.
Characteristics of this red wine from Perusini winery
It has a burgundy color with ruby red reflections. The scent is fruity with a cherry jam and spicy aromas. The taste is elegant and structured with black berries and cherry aromas, with a good acidity and an elegant and fruity aftertaste.
Suggested pairings with this red wine from Friuli
It has to be served in medium wide wine glasses at 16-18°C. It is perfect to be drunk with red meats.