Gravello Librandi 2019

Still Red wine, robust, with fruity and spicy aromas, aged in barrique
18.30 €
Only 2 with immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Calabria IGT

Grape varieties

Gaglioppo 60%, Cabernet Sauvignon 40%

Category

Red Wines

Region

Calabria (Italy)

Alcohol content

15.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Aging

12 months in Allier oak barrique

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Bibenda
2019
Veronelli
2019
92 / 100
Vitae AIS
2018
Gambero Rosso
2018
2 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
18°-20°C
When to open
To enjoy it at its best, we recommend you to let the wine 'breathe' at least 15-30 minutes before serving
Glass
Large goblet
Large goblet

Perfect for red wines with good structure and intensity, which need oxygenation to open up and develop their intense and complex aromas

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily leave it in your cellar for 3-4 years

RED WINE GRAVELLO LIBRANDI 2019 DESCRIPTION

In ancient times Calabria was called Enotria Tellus, that means land of wine. The Cellar Librandi, with passion, tenacity and ingenuity, has worked for the revival of viticulture in Calabria with excellent results. The masterly combination of native grape Gaglioppo with Cabernet Sauvignon gave rise to this Gravello, a wine full of fruity flavors and elegance. The success of this wine cellar go to Antonio and Nicodemo Librandi: driven by an entrepreneurial vision clear and precise, with courage and deep roots in the land of membership, have succeeded in very dark year for wine scene in Calabria, putting on their shoulders a decisive part of the reputation and image of the entire region. Today, amidst lush fields and a wealth of experimental vineyards without equal, the work of the winery continues tirelessly, showing a production that reveals its highest quality. Good farming, good relationship between whose grapes ever better quality, but also plenty of research and experimental fields in the region, to bring your own labels that features only the Calabrian terroir is capable of giving. The Gravello in particular, is an elegant and refined wine, a perfect example of harmony between indigenous and international varieties.

Colour Intense ruby red with garnet reflexes

Scent Intense aromas of red fruits and berries, black currants and ripe cherry, followed by sweet notes of dried figs and chocolate

Taste Dry, fairly warm and soft, with hints of red fruits

producer: Librandi

Main wines
Cirò, Magliocco, Mantonico
Foundation year
1950
Hectares of vineyards
232
Winery-owned grapes
100%
Annual production
2.200.000 bt
Enologist
Donato Lanati
Address
SS 106 - C.da San Gennaro, 88811 - Cirò Marina (KR)

Perfect to drink with

  • Risotto with Meat Sauce
  • Blue Cheese
  • Red Meat Stew
  • Game
  • Roasted and Grilled Meat
  • Aged Cheese
  • Pasta Bolognese