The name reflects the family motto, "Not without difficulty." This philosophy is part of Andrea of life, he never gives up and with perseverance, he faced life until you get to win the World Cup.
Company's flagship red, it is a rich wine, elegant texture, strong but not intrusive, and wrap-bodied but not extreme. Played on advanced maturity characteristics of the grapes, with the objective to propose a wine that is elegant and complete the first place. Made from extremely ripe grapes and by very small production volumes, it represents the maximum potential of our red varieties.
Vines and grapes:
Screws thirty years, Merlot, Sangiovese and Marzemino, with little Cabernet Sauvignon. extreme thinning of the grapes in order to reduce the load and make it not only proportionate
the capacity of the vines to ripen them perfectly, but also suitable to the need to obtain a particularly characterized in wine.
Harvest at very advanced maturity. The periodic tasting of the grapes in pre-harvest is used to evaluate the phenolic ripeness and consciously decide the start time collection only when every detail of the fruit organoleptic quality is consistent with the objectives that we are placed.
Maceration for three weeks, in a planned way deliberately varying temperatures, to extract the most of the substances contained in the skins, so as to enhance the smell and taste components of all varieties. Long aging on the lees in oak barrels of first and second passage, bottling after at least 18 months after the harvest, with no stabilization, with only Coarse filtration, and aged in the bottle for a few months.
the optimal consumption period is from 2 to 6 years after the harvest. Store in a cool and dark.
Service and combination:
Serve at 18-22 ° C. Full-bodied wine, with tertiary components but a remarkable reminder of the maturity of the sought after result in the original grapes. complex structure, enveloping and elegance are its strengths. It goes well with elaborate meat dishes and rich, game, roasts, aged cheeses.