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97pt Gran Appasso Rosé 2017

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Femar Vini make one of our most popular wines, the lovely Nero Grande.

So when they told us that they'd made a couple of new wines including a 100% negroamaro rosé from sunny Puglia, we jumped at the chance to offer it to Vivino customers!

The first vintage and a Vivino UK exclusive, this lovely rosé has already picked up a superlative 97 points from the champion of wines people like to drink, Luca Maroni.

And we can see why! This is all about drinking pleasure...a wine that sings of fresh strawberry and raspberry, that delights with a wonderful softness on the palate and that finishes with a touch of spice and a lick of salt that betrays its seaside vineyards.

If you are looking for rosé that is a simple, pure pleasure to drink, look no further...

About the wine

An intense and bright light rosé color. A luscious bouquet of freshly picked raspberries, juicy strawberries with touches of roses and aromatic herbs. And then with some air, passion fruit, citrus and even a slight mintiness. Extremely soft on the palate, this slips down a treat with superbly ripe, slightly sweet fruit and an extremely refreshing acidity. There's nothing hugely complex here, but there doesn't need to be, this is all about drinking pleasure - and it delivers in spades!

This lovely rosé is 100% Negroamaro picked by hand. After soft pressing, a fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with a short maceration. Then it ripens further on its yeast in other stainless tanks to retain that all important freshness.


Winemaker: Felice Merge
Appellation: Puglia, Italy

Accolades:
- 97pts, Luca Maroni
- 3.8/5 Stars, Vivino Rating

Grapes: 100% negroamaro
ABV: 13%
Drink: 2018-end 2019

About the winery

Femar Vini was established in 1987 and operates from a very modern winery at Monte Porzio Catone which lies on the boundaries of Frascati, Monte Porzio Catone and Agro Romano. Femar Vini own approximately 40 hectares of vneyards in Lazio but also work with grapes and wines provided by their associated farms in other southern Italian regions and in particular Puglia.

The company has a philosophy based on the search for absolute quality, and it has acheived decidedly ambitious targets within a decade, secure in the knowledge that it is based in an area which repays the efforts of those who work with serious intent.

About the vineyard

The grapes for the Gran Appasso Rosé are grown in the slightly hilly hinterland near the coast in Puglia.

Weathered sand, loam, lime and loess soil form the basis of the vineyards. Tertiary pebble layers provide perfect drainage and ensure sufficient water even in the hot summer of southern Italy. The cool sea breeze, which carries fine winds through the vines and foliage 24 hours a day gives the wine a lovely freshness and a pleasantly salty touch.

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97 points - Luca Maroni

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97pt Rosé from the makers of the great Nero Grande - First ever vintage!
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