Citra is a co-operative which comprises 5000 wine growers based in the Abruzzo region of Italy. The range boasts good value wines, with a delicious simplicity and wide appeal. In addition, they are also calling on well researched methods, such as barrel fermentation and barrique ageing, to turn out some premium quality reserve wines which prave what Abruzzo can do when it sets its mind to it.
CITRA – Caroso Riserva D.O.C. Montepulciano D’Abruzzo
100% Montepulciano, matured in barrique and oak casks for two years. Intense ruby red with violet nuances and garnet rims. Intense aromas of ripe black fruit, spices and sweet vanilla notes. Elegant and powerful, endowed with rich tannins. Distinct notes of spice and liquorice scents. A complex, persistent finish. Serving: 18-20ºC Suggest: Cold cuts, seasoned cheeses, first courses with meat sauces, truffles and mushrooms.Ideal with roast meats.