Red Grape Varietal: Tintila
Tintilia del Molise is the newest DOC titles created for the Molise region of central-southern Italy. It was approved in 2011, and is located in vineyards throughout the provinces of Isernia and Campobasso. The wines are made with Tintilia red grapes, which is Molise’s signature grape varietal.
Tintilia del Molise wines tend to a rich ruby-red in colour and are full bodied, with pronounced tannins and high in alcohol. The wines pair well with game meat, dishes with meat sauces and mature cheeses.