Dominion Dracula Feteasca Neagra Red Wine 2014

Dominion Dracula Feteasca Neagra Red Wine 2014

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Dominion Dracula Feteasca Neagra Red Wine 2014

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TECHNICAL INFORMATION:

  • Variety: 100% Feteascǎ Neagrǎ
  • Appelation: DOC-CMD Dealu Mare
  • Vintage: 2014
  • Yield: 7000 kg/ha
  • Oak aging: 8 months
  • Alcohol content (vol%): 14.5

ORIGIN

Fetească Neagră (or Black Maiden in English) is an old native variety that originates from Moldova and Muntenia and again is capable of producing some great wines of deep color although the vine needs constant care.
The later the grapes are picked the better the results and a constant trimming programme to arrest the vigour produce excellent results. Fetească Neagră is a bramble fruited red with hints of soft cherry. It can vary greatly depending on terroir and oak influence, some can be earthy while others can boast flavours of cappuccino and vanilla.

WINE MAKING PROCESS

Grapes harvested manually from plantations established in 2003-2004, in third top of the slope, the slope of 25-40%, with southern exposure. 40% of the amount was vinified in concrete pots, then this amount being matured for eight months in French wooden barrels of 1-3 years, the other amount was matured in stainless steel tanks. Assembly was made after maturation.

TASTING

Clear, intense red with violet hues, intense spices aromas (black pepper), vanilla and notes of guince and ripe red fruits. Dry, full-bodied and well-balanced, with soft tannins and aromas of red fruit (blackberries and blueberries), with a persistent finish.
It is reccommended to be served at the temperature of 17-18°C. One may serve it with red meat dishes (lamb, beef, venison), spicy dishes and matured cheese.

Description

Dominion Dracula Feteasca Neagra (Black Maiden) Red Wine 2014

THE STORY

Hot, endless whispers harvested from trembling red lips in the middle of the night tell the story of the cold, dark grapes blood rushing in the veins of those brave enough to indulge themselves into the powerful Reign of Legendary Dracula.

VINEYARD

Dealu Mare vineyards make up the most compact Romanian viticulture area (about 14,500 hectares). The climate is temperate continental with cold winters and hot summers, with average annual solar radiation of 125 kcal/cm², average annual temperatures of 10°C heat amplitude monthly average of 24°C and an absolute magnitude of extremes over 70°C.
An average of 2200 sunshine hours from which 1635 are in warm semester. The annual amount of warm and heat is over 4000 degrees. Annual rainfall is around 500-550 mm mainly in winter-spring period. Home of Dominion Dracula Feteasca Neagra 2014 Romanian wine (Legendary Dracula).

WINEMAKER:

When Count Guy de Poix established SERVE in 1994 he was already familiar with the art of wine making, as Guy produces one of the finest wines in Corsica – Domaine Peraldi.

Surrounded by an enthusiastic team, Dealu Mare is proving a sound choice for creating quality wines for Legendary Dracula.

We’ll do all our best so you can enjoy our Romanian wine collection.

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Additional information

product

Red Wine

grapes

Feteasca Neagra

style

Dry

supplier

Legendary Dracula