Production zone: Guardia Sanframondi (BN)
Vineyards: 250/300 m. di altezza, 4.000/5.000 vines for hectare
Variety: pure aglianico
Soil type: clay and limestone
Vineyard: aspect: South
Harvest period: Late October
Yield per hectare: 70 quintals
Wine – making: maceration with 8/10 punching down in the day. Soft pressing.
Fermentation: for 10/15 days with a controlled temperature in steel containers.
Filteration: sterile with cartridge of 1 micron
Refinement: steel and bottle.
Packaging: ancientbordeaux bottle with natural cork
Characteristics of the wine: ruby red, deep, subtle, intense, lingering nose of violet- led flowers and spices, dry, warmly alcoholic palate, moderately soft mouthfeel and tannicity, good structure and balance, harmonious.
Serving temperature: 18° c
Suggested food matchings: grilled red meats, roasts, game, aged cheeses.
Method of preservation: bottle laied down in a fresh environment and not damp, without sources of warmth.
Glass recommended for the wine tasting: Big or middle goblet