Varietal(s): Schiava 90%, Lagrein10%
Age of vines: 20 - 50 years
Temperature: 13 - 15 °C
Yield: 70 hl/ha
Vine training: Pergola
VINIFICATION: Fermentation on the skins at 26 °C with 7-days extended maceration, malo-lactic fermentation and 4-month ageing on the fine lees in stainless steel and large casks.
VINEYARD: South-facing slopes situated at 300 - 450 meters above sea level. Sandy, eroded porphyry soil, heat-retaining and well-drained.
TASTING NOTES: - deep cherry red - fruit-dominated nose, reminiscent of cherries, a light undertone of bitter almonds and violets - juicy and voluptuous on the palate, soft and round on the finish
RECOMMENDATION: This wine is well paired with pasta dishes, as well as lighter meats.
Allergic-Info: This wine can contain sulfites
Alcoholic content: 11.00 %
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Elegant and stylish, matured in traditional oak casks
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