- Castell del Monte DOC
- Andria, Puglia Region
- Aged in steel tanks for 6-8 months, then in the bottle for several months.
- Analytical Data:
- Alcohol 13.5 % by Vol. · Res. Sugar <2.5 gr/l · Acidity: 5.0 - 6.5
- Serve at:
- 61 - 63ºF
- 8-13561 01038-4
- Organic Wine , Biodynamic Wine , Vegan Wine and Gluten Free , Organic Red Wine ,
The vineyard is situated just above the famous Italy boot on the Adriatic Sea, in Andria, Puglia Region. It has been operated as Biodynamic since 1988, Demeter certified in 2011.
The time of the grape harvest is determined by chemical physical analysis. The most important thing is the sensory evaluation of the grapes. Soft pressing and fermentation at controlled temperature (25-26°C), pumping over and delestage technique. Maceration on the skins for 20- 25 days.
The soil is primarily composed of calcareous rock.
- Training system:
The training system is of rearing, spurred cordon or guyot, depending on the grapes.
- Tasting Notes:
Bright ruby with purple hues. Nose of blood orange, alcohol-soaked cherries, and menthol.Giancarlo Ceci
Fragrant on the palate, velvety on the tongue, full of fruit flavors and spices with a long finish.
- Enjoy with:
Meats, legumes and aged cheeses.
Merano Wine Awards
Slow Wine Guide
Recognition by Slow Wine Guide 2018