Casa de Vinuri Cotnari, Domenii Range, Fetească Neagră, 2014, dry, ABV 13.5%
Feteasca Neagră from Domenii range portrays the tradition of the red grape varieties from Cotnari DOC region. The wine opens up with a ruby color, with purple hues, and a nose full of black cherries, chocolate, and humidor box. In the taste, the wine has a smooth texture due to its round tannins, as well as a good structure and balance. The wine is very expressive featuring clean-cut aromas of prunes, ripe cherries, blackberries, and blueberries. The aftertaste of the wine is medium to long, with final notes of black currants, tobacco leaves, and spices such as green pepper, cinnamon, and allspice. It is recommended to decant the wine for an amount of 30 minutes before consumption.
Serving temperature: 16-18°C (61-64°F).
Food pairing: roasted wild boar with aromatic herbs, duck breast with oranges, or with the food that you like.