Deep almost black colour with a purple tint. The varietal is revealed with an animal character. The bouquet is expressed by black ripe fruits, with a background of chocolate and toffee. The mouth has a thick, creamy volume from sculpted tannins, with a long flavourful finish.
Spicy and smoked aged cheese, pork, beef steaks, meat with pepper sauce or dried fruit, mushroom risotto, pasta with shrimps and other seafood.