Metiusco is the symbolic wine of the Palamà Winery. The Red, White and Rosé wines, have more than any other wine, have characterized the history of the company for 25 years to date, winning prizes and awards all over the world. Precisely to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the release of the Metiusco line, this special Metiusco Anniversario label was born. Produced only from Negroamaro grapes, the symbol of Salento viticulture, and the vine of choice of the winery in which both red wine is expressed in highest possible levels.
Metiusco Anniversario is produced using blends of Apulian sapling plants of about 50/70 years harvested in the third decennie of September when the polyphenolic ripening of the grapes is complete. The vinification is carried out after the destemming through a long maceration of about 20/25 days at a controlled temperature of 18/20 ° C. Finally, the wine ends its maturation with a 50% which ages for 9 months in second and third passage barriques and the rest which ages in steel. After the assembly, the wine is bottled and left to rest in the bottle for another 3/4 months.
It goes well with the appetizer, dishes such as yellow or mixed flour polenta with cheeses, or red meats with long cooking such as succulent stews or braised meats and sauces.