This line is named after the small village of Capestrano located in the heart of the Abruzzo region, at the foot of the Gran Sasso Mountains. The surrounding area of Capestrano tauts a special microclimate with warm days and cold nights. The Montepulciano varietal has been cultivated in this area for ages, and is still an important part of the regional agricultural economy. Capestrano seeks to contribute to the economic growth and the cultural development of the area by enhancing the specific character of the local Montepulciano and Trebbiano d'Abruzzo. The line of affordable, accessible wines extends to Passerina, Verdicchio di Matelica and Rosso Piceno from Le Marche.

Cantina Tritana Montepulciano Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2016
“Deep ruby red color with little transparency. Intense clean and pleasing aromas of black cherry, blueberry, plum, carob and violet followed by walnut husk. Good balance, body and intense flavor. Pair it with flavorful pastas, pizzas, cheeses, grilled and roasted meats.”~Winery Notes
Item Number: 9303
Case: $95.40

Capostrano Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 3.0L
"Deep ruby red color with little transparency. The bouquet is intense, clean and pleasing with aromas of black cherry, blueberry, plum, carob and violet followed by pleasing aromas of walnut husk. A balanced wine with agreeable tannins, good body and intense flavors." ~ Winery notes

Capestrano Passerina Marche 2010
"The white grape Passerina is very widespread in central Italy. Dry white wine with good structure and excellent aromatic intensity such as mature fruits, yellow flowers and hints of spice. Pleasantly dry and full. Passerina pairs well with a variety of dishes such as light appetizers, cold cuts,