2016

Collezione Cerasuolo d’Abruzzo

750mL

VARIETY

Red grapes

AREA OF PRODUCTION

Vineyards situated on the hills of Casalbordino with exposure to the south.

SOIL - ALTITUDE

Medium mixture, prevalently argillaceous and sandy with an altitude of 150-200 m above sea level.

VITICULTURE

Abruzzi pergola with a density of 1700 plants per hectare and a production in grapes of 120 quintal/ha.

HARVEST

First week in October, reaching full technical maturity, by hand.

VINIFICATION

Removal of grape stalks and contact of the skins with the must for 10-12 hours at a T of 8 °C, separation of the clear must from the skins and transfer in steel tanks for the alcoholic fermentation at a T of 16 °C with inoculation of selected yeasts.

AGEING - CONSERVATION

Maturation in steel tanks for 3-4 months and brief refinement in bottle before being placed on the market. Store in a cool place at a temperature of 8-10 °C.

COLOUR

Brilliant lively rosé, typical of a ripe cherry.

FRAGRANCE

Pleasant and intense, distinctly fruity with clear notes of cherry.

TASTE

Fresh, harmonic and full taste, supple and medium-bodied with a persistent pleasant taste.

SERVING TEMPERATURE

10-12 °C

ADVICES

Gastronomic suggestions

Ideal with pasta, delicatessen and white meats, fish soup and light cheese.