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Rosso Piceno Superiore DOP 2007
Rosso Piceno Superiore DOP 2007
Azienda Agricola San Savino di Capecci Domenico

Azienda Agricola San Savino di Capecci Domenico

Italy

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Product Attribute(s)
Brand:
PICUS
Colour:
Red
Description
  • For this selection of Rosso Piceno Superiore we have chosen the Latin name of the woodpecker, the main symbol of the Piceni civilization.
  • The natural qualities of this blend.
  • Obtained from Montepulciano and Sangiovese grapes grown in the restricted area that is best suited for the AOC Rosso Piceno.
Sensory analysis:
  • A wine with an intense ruby colour.
  • In its full-flavoured bouquet, notes of cherry and plum blend with nuances of sweet spices (cinnamon and liquorice).
  • A full-bodied palate, that is tannic to the right extent and altogether harmonic.
  • Grape varieties: 60% Montepulciano, 40% Sangiovese.
  • Average age of vineyards: 20-25 years with southern-eastern exposure, 250-300m height.
  • Soil: medium-textured, verging on sandy.
  • Vine training technique: double Guyot and cordon training.
  • Harvesting: handpicking with selection of bunches from the first ten days through the second ten days of October.
  • Vinification: fermentation and maceration in stainless steel for 2 weeks.
  • Refining: in casks for 18-24 months.
  • Alcohol: 13.50% vol.
  • Ideal temperature: 16°C-18°C.

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