Powerful structure with a soft sweetness and a complex bouquet of spices and ripe fruits scent
The soil here is mostly clayey, calcareous and in some points even turfaceous. The weather is typically Mediterranean with moderate winters and hot, windy summers.
Since 1998, Rocca farm is symbol of the passion Ernesto Rocca & his Family have for viticulture. Composed of two estates, Don Cataldo and Vignali Grandi, it extends along 100 hectares in the common of Leverano, in the heart of Salento, few kilometres far from the Ionic coast.
Deep purple hue with a complex bouquet of spices and ripe fruits scents. Powerful structure with a soft sweetness. Gentle tannins and lasting finish.
Excellent with elaborate courses, stews, boiled meat and savoury cheeses.
Key Selling Arguments
Gold Medal at Mondus Vini 2014 & 2015 (Two consecutive vintages). Silver Medal Winner - Sommelier Wine Awards 2017