ScorzagallineTAURASI RISERVA DOCG
The Taurasi DOCG Riserva is obtained by the grapes coming from the highest section of the Aglianico vineyard of Tenuta Fonzone, on the top of a hill located in Contrada Scorzagalline(Paternopoli). Grown in espalier, with spurred cordon pruning, the vines enjoy a favorable south-west exposure, on clayey soils located at an altitude of 430 m a.s.l.
he cultivated grapes, of excellent quality, are enhanced by the winemaking, which involves a long maceration on the skins and an aging of four years, 18 months of which in new medium-sized wood. The result is a wine of great structure and aromatic complexity, destined to tell itself over time.
Denomination: Taurasi DOCG reserve
Composition: 100% Aglianico
Grapes origin:Tenuta Fonzone, Paternopoli (AV)
Altitude: 430 m a.s.l.
Plant density:4500 plants per hectare
Training system: espalier
Resa: 50 quintali per ettaro
Harvest period:second week of November.
Winemaking and aging:
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