Giuliana Vicini Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2019
Montepulciano. Abruzzo, Italy
Giuliana Vicini was the name of Chiara’s grand aunt. When she was born, the parents expected a boy. They didn’t want her to marry, because stye didn’t want to pay a dowry, a s such they hid her away. When her parents passed she lived with her younger brother, Chiara’s grandfather. He Inherited all of the land, and because he was a man he had to be incharge of the estate. She thus lived a truly tragic life. Chiara has inherited these vineyards and makes this wine in honour of Giuliana. A women who was thwarted, but with her story now told and her future with her in control.
Fresh and youthful yet with surprising ripeness & depth, cherries and plums leap from the glass and run around in a joyfully hyperactive way.