An Italian word meaning realism and truth, Verismo also describes the ‘golden age’ of opera in the late 1800s. Verismo operas are based on simple stories but ones characterized by great passion and heightened emotions.
“Dark purple-red hues with an intense spice-laden aroma of cherry and plum over black forest gateaux create the first impression. The palate opens quickly with a broad spectrum of warm red fruits which are balanced by a tight structure of supple but dense plum-stone and vanilla pod tannins”.
“With fragrant aromas of raspberry, dark plum and cinnamon, this is a Pinot Noir that entices with its brooding sense of depth. The rich and warm palate is enveloped by red velvet tannins that unfold and caress”.
“A special vineyard selection has produced a Pinot Noir with intense aromas of raspberry, spices and chocolate. The palate of dense red fruits is gentle and has a finish that lingers with sweet vanilla and plum stone tannins”.