Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva Carpineto 2011, Tuscany, Italy

Country: Italy

Colour / Style: Red

Advent Calendar Day: December 23rd

Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is one Italy’s classic red wines, and has helped Tuscany retain its privileged place on the world wine map. It comes from the vineyards which surround Montepulciano, a picturesque hill town 25 miles southeast of Siena, southeastern Tuscany.

Dora Forsoni’s captivating personality shines through in her wine. It’s named after the soil that was stained by blood after an ancient battle. Today she does everything to let the character of that soil shine through the summer fruit and cool, fresh lift in this traditional, elegant wine.

Food matching ideas for Vino Nobile di Montepulciano include:

· Perfect for accompanying heavier meals, such as wild boar, venison, grilled meats and of course the renowned Chianina steaks