Per' e Palummo Ischia DOC
Per' e Palummo Ischia DOC produced by Casa d'Ambra Vini d'Ischia is a red wine coming from the island of Ischia and obtained from a native Per 'e Palummo grapes, cultivated in Fiaiano and Serrara Fontana. Per' e Palummo is one of the many synonyms used by ampelographers to indicate Piedirosso, a grape variety of ancient origin, which is exclusively cultivated in Campania, second only to Aglianico in this region. Per' e Palummo is the red variety composing the Ischia DOC classification. The wine is vinified in red, with maceration of the whole buches for 5/10 days and subsequent refinement and ageing in the bottle.
Per' e Palummo it has an intense ruby red colour. Vinous and graceful bouquet. Strong tasting but tannins are rather soft. We recommend serving it at 18-20 °C.
FOOD MATCHING SUGGESTIONS
Per' e Palummo Ischia DOC by Casa D'Ambra is an Italian island red wine perfect to pair with grilled or roasted red meat, spicy or fermented cheese.
Casa D'Ambra is a winery on the island of Ischia, founded in 1888 by Francesco D'Ambra, known as "Don Ciccio", who dedicated to the highly appreciated Ischia wines trade on the market of Naples at the turn of the century. In 1952 Francesco, Michele and Salvatore's sons succeeded Francesco and the winery was transformed into a model winery, in which the native Biancolella, Forastera and Per' 'e Palummo grapes were vinified and bottled.