Rosso RiservaTullum Dop

Obtained from a cuvée of old clones of Montepulciano, with a single variety of grape, this is a red of great balance which manages to combine strength, elegance and character.

Name Rosso Riserva Tullum Dop
Category Rosso Riserva
Grape variety 100% Montepulciano from vineyards in hilly areas of Tollo indicated in cadastral map sheet n.1, Località Sterpari, n.2, Località Piane Mozzone and Colle
Cavalieri, n.12, Località Colle Secco.
Soils type They vary according to the types of vineyards, from medium texture, slightly calcareous to marl-sandy permeable and not very deep, with a good skeleton gray.
Altitude From 200 m to 250 m above sea level
Age of the vineyards 20 to 35 years old
Exposure South, South-East and East
Growing system 100% Canopy style
Number of plants per hectare 1,600
Yield per hectare 8 tonnes
Harvesting period Second decade of October
Vinification process Maceration at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks with a cavity.
Ageing process After racking, 6 months in fiberglass tanks and then in new French troncais oak barrels for 12 months.
Alcohol content 14.5% vol
Total acidity 5.95 gr/lt
Ph factor 3.55
Residual sugar content 3.9 gr/lt
Total extract 40
Serving temperature 18°C