Cesanese del Piglio D.O.C.G.

A DOCG intense ruby red colors with violet highlights, intense persistent aromas of prune and ripe cherries with a pleasing undertone of spice. A wine with good body which pairs excellently with red meat dishes, roast meats, and age cheeses.

TYPE OF GRAPE : cesanese d’Affile

The vineyards face Southwest, Velobra is the name of the vineyard  at an altitude of 400m And was planted in 1962.

The production  100 ql/ hectare

The harvesting of the grapes is done manually.

The wine making starts with the maceration of the grape juice and skins for 7 days at a controlled temperature below 30°with  selected yeasts. Then it is pressed and separated and fermented slowly for 20days. Matured in steel barrels and then bottled

Characteristics of the wine

Colour: ruby red with garnet reflexes

Description: Clear

Aroma: characteristically delicate

Taste: very dry with a bitter aftertaste

Food match: ideal with red meat , mushrooms and cheese

Serving temperature : 16° to 18°C