Intense, deep red in colour, this wine shows an inviting bouquet of black cherries and blackberries intertwined with notes of eucalyptus and mint, elegant scents of roses and hints of sandalwood. Full-bodied and long-lasting, the taste is soft and enveloping with a fruity core and fine-grained tannins.

Technical sheet

Grapes 85% Merlot, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon
Ageing 18 months in French barriques
Refinement in the bottle minimum 6 months
Alcohol 14,5%
Serving temperature 18°C
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La Selva:  Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot

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"A deep, sensual vintage of Desiderio, full of ripe fruit and spices. This is a wine to serve with savoury dishes, lamb, cheeses and game."

Luca, Avignonesi head Chef


Bronze medal
Decanter International Fine Wine Competition

Concentrated and vibrantly structured, with smoky aromas giving way to ripe cherry, plum and spice flavors. A firm bottling that smoothes out with air. The finish lingers. Best from 2016 through 2023. 1,109 cases made. –BS
Wine Spectator

Guida Oro - I Vini di Veronelli 2015

San Francisco International Wine Competition 2015
Bronze Medal



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