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Fasoli Gino Orgno
Rosso Veronese IGT Merlot
Wine Profile / Tasting Notes
With an intense roby red color, this wine is velvety with notes of ripe red fruits and hints of leather, truffles and licorice. This wine is full-boddied and rich with great balance.
Hand harvested during the first fortnighgt of September. The grapes are hung by hand to dry on wires for 80 days, the traditional techinice of this region for "appassimento". The grapes are fermented in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperatures and then left to refine in French oak barrels for 12-15 months.
Food & Wine Pairing
"Orgno" is perfect with grilled or braised meats, game and pasta dishes with rich sauces. It is also excellent with mature cheeses. It can be enjoyed with food or at the end of a meal accompanied by a cigar.