Raffaele Librandi introduced us to Magno Megonio, one of Librandi's flagship wines made from another native variety of Calabria : Magliocco. This historic variety originated from Greece many many centuries ago and makes powerful, complex wines.
Something about the wines...
Awards: Gambero Rosso (3 glasses - vintage 2013), Robert Parker (91 points - vintage 2013), Mundus Vini (silver medal - vintage 2013)
Taste: Fruity, finely spiced, sweet, velvety tannins
Aroma: wild berries, exotic fruits, tobacco, wood, vanilla, spices
Colour: bright garnet red with purple reflections
Fits: beef, pork, game, pasta, cheese
Type of wine: Red wine
Grape variety: 100% Magliocco
Drinking temperature: 16 to 20°C
Shelf life: 4 to 6 years
Alcohol content: 15%.
Closure: Full body cork
capacity: 0,75 litre
Allergens: Contains sulfites
Country of origin: Italy