Marche IGT Rosso VocàbolorossoProvima
It’s a red wine made by the vinification of selected Sangiovese grapes with a blend of autochthonous Merlot and Petit Verdot coming from our vineyards of Matelica. Low yield production per hectare allows us to obtain a very complex and full bodied wine. Aged for one year in wooden barrels and almost 6 months in the bottle.
Type of wine: dry red.
Production area: Matelica (MC) – 350 m a.s.l.
Soil type: loose and medium consistency.
Average yield production: Sangiovese 20%, Merlot 40%, Petit Verdot 40%.
Yield per hectare: 9-10 tons per ha.
Processing: hand-picked grapes when phenolic and aromatic ripenesses are reached, destemming and soft pressing of grapes, fermentation with maceration for about 10-15 days, racking, malolactic fermentation is carried out by using selected lactic bacteria.
Maturation: Merlot and Petit Verdot are aged, for 12 months, in wooden barrels. Sangiovese is aged in stainless steel tanks. Bottle ageing: almost 6 months.
Colour: deep ruby red with garnet tints.
Bouquet: intense and complex, with fruity scents of red fruit (raspberry, blackberry and wild cherry) fused with spicy notes of coffee, tobacco and black pepper due to the ageing in the wooden barrels.
Flavor: persistent and harmonic, with a balance of softness and tannins that give a pleasant full bodied character.
Consumption: 3-6 years.
Food matches: first courses with strong flavors, grilled white and red meats, game, aged cheese.
Serving temperature: 15-16°C.
Bottle size: 0.75 l.