ROSATOIrpinia Rosato DOC
Our rosé comes from the Aglianico vineyards located in the coolest areas of our hill in Paternopoli The grapes are harvested in advance of those destined for Taurasi.
Collected in open boxes they reach the cellar where they get pressed directly without being destemmed. The result is a must with a light color which will evolve to pale pink.
Denomination: Irpinia Rosato DOC
Composition: 100% Aglianico
Grapes origin:Fonzone Estate, Paternopoli (AV)
Altitude: 380 – 420 m.a.s.l.
Exposure: west, south-west, south-east
Planting density:4500 plants per hectare
Pruning: spurred cordon
Yield:60 quintals per hectare
Harvest period: first ten days of october
Winemaking and aging:
The bunches, collected by hand and placed in crates, are quickly transported to the nearby cellar and directly pressed. The decanted must is sent to fermentation at controlled temperature in steel.
the color is pale pink. It is characterized by a very intense aroma of strawberry, fresh grass. The taste is powerful but not intrusive on the palate, savory.
entree, grilled vegetables, white meats, grilled fish.
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