2007 Cesanese del Piglio "Campo Novo" (Casale della Ioria)
Casale della Ioria, Cesanese del Piglio "Campo Novo", Lazio, Italy 2007Cesanese di Affile, Cesanese Commune BRIGHT RED FRUIT, ROSE, PEPPER. RICH & FIRM Regarded locally for centuries as the "King of Wines", Cesanese del Piglio is Lazio's most prized and beloved wine and has recently been elevated to Italy's highest level of wine pedigree, DOCG. Casale della Ioria is the dynamic producer of some of the best examples of why this rare wine is quickly reclaiming its ancient reputation. On the delicate side with structure and aromatic finesse reminiscent of some of the most elegant reds of northern Italy, Ioria's "Campo Novo" gracefully overflows with an assortment of red berries, sweet tobacco, and floral perfume. Serving Suggestion: Saltimbocca veal prepared with prosciutto and sage, mature Pecorino Romano cheese and bruschetta.