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Date Printed: 9/20/2014
Di Majo Norante Ramitello Rosso 2007
Di Majo Norante Ramitello Rosso 2007
(search item no. 105290)
green wine


PRICE ON 9/20/2014: $14.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Wine Spectator rating: 90 points
2010 Wine Enthusiast rating: 91 points
2010 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 90 points
2009 Vinous / Antonio Galloni rating: 91 points
2008 The Wine Advocate rating: 92 points
2003 The Wine Advocate rating: 90 points
2002 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
2001 The Wine Advocate rating: 89 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Made from 80% Prugnolo (the local name of Sangiovese) and 20% Aglianico, fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks and aged in large oak barrels for two to three years.

This deep ruby red wine with violet reflections, offers aromas of plums, forest fruits and hints of leather and liquorice. It is the perfect match for rich dishes as grilled meats, game and aged cheeses.

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About Di Majo Norante:

The Di Majo Norante winery is located to the north of the Gargano in Molise on the estate of the Marquis Norante of Santa Cristina. This estate has been dedicated to the cultivation of vines since the 1800's.

In the 1960's a modern cantina was constructed and vines were replanted. Optimal exposure, constant breezes during the summer, excellent soil composition and a slope toward the Sciabolone and Madonna Grande valleys, blend together to create a particularly favorable environment for the production of wine.

Alessio Di Majo has hired renowned enologist, Riccardo Cotarella, as a consultant in order to ensure consistent, high quality production for all their wines. The Di Majo family is dedicated to producing quality wine at an outstanding value and practicing environmentally sound agriculture.