Mamertino Rosso Riserva Imperium

Evoè! Exclaimed Caesar in the symposia as he raised the cup of Mamertino. It is the revival of the famous Mamertino, "Julius Caesar's favorite wine" in the Doc Riserva version which arrives on the market in six thousand numbered pieces.
Appellation
Mamertino DOC
Region
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Zone
Randazzo
Varietals
Nocera 20% - Nerello Mascalese 10% - Nero d'Avola 70%
Wine Type
Red wine

Nocera

Nerello Mascalese

Nero d'Avola

Average production/year
6.000 btls
Method of Harvest
By Hand
Vessel of aging
barrique and bottle
Length of aging
12 months barrique, 6 months at least bottle

Tasting Notes

Pairings Rich first course pasta dishes and soups, braised meats, roasts, game, grilled meats and seasoned cheese

Color Dark ruby red

Nose Red fruit and a hint of cinnamon and cocoa

Palate Full bodied flavour round out the palate followed by dense velvety tannins