Colle Forma

Cesanese del Piglio D.O.C.G. Superiore

A DOCG Superior wine with intense red colors with violet highlights, intense and persistent aromas which bring to mind a fruit basket full of freshly picked red berries, prunes and currants, A wine with good body and soft, enveloping tannins which pairs well with red meat dishes, braised or roasted meats, stew, pork ribs, truffles and well aged cheeses.

TYPE OF GRAPE : cesanese d’Affile 100%

Grown in the vineyards of Piglio

THE VINEYARDS face South, at an altitude of 450 m above sea level

PRODUCES  80 QL/ hectare

THE  HARVESTING of the grapes is done manually.

The wine making starts with the light maceration for 20 days at a controlled temperature below 30°.

Then it is pressed and separated and fermented slowly for a further 20days.

Matured in large barrels and refined in bottles

Characteristics of the wine

Colour: red with purple reflexes

Description: intense

Aroma: intense with a light smell  of violets

Taste: very rich velvety flavour

Food match: ideal with red meat , roasted meat, truffles and strong cheese

Serving temperature : 18° to 20° C