Maremma Toscana Vermentino DOC
Colour pale bright yellow
SENSORIAL ATTRIBUTES AND PAIRINGS
Scent: floral and citrus perfumes, white peaches and pear.
Taste: fresh, intense and long lasting on the palate.
Colour: pale bright yellow.
Matching dishes: fresh cheeses, white meats, fish and crustaceans.
A wine which ages surprisingly well.
VINIFICATION AND AGING
Time of harvest: the last ten days of september
Vinification technique: non aggressive destemming , cryomaceration, pressing and subsequent fermentation in temperature controlled stainless steel vats for 20 to 25 days.
Ageing process: on fine lees.
Stabilising of the product: cold stabilization
SOIL AND CLIMATE CONDITIONS
Vineyards: Sterpeti, Tizzi and Poggio Bestiale
Soil structure: well balanced with excellent skeleton
Height: 150m. and 250m. a.s.l.
Placement: North, North East
Planting density: 6,400 plants per hectare
Vine placement: bi-lateral ridge spur
Vines planted: 1998-2002
Average yield per plant: 1,000g
No. bottles produced: 30,000