Vigneti del Vulture “Piano del Cerro” Aglianico del Vulture DOC
100% Aglianico del Vulture. Bold ruby with a garnet rim, Vigneti del Vulture “Piano del Cerro” Aglianico del Vulture DOC has a bouquet of deep notes of roasted coffee and sweet spices. Full-bodied with flavors of smoke, spice, and herb. A balanced and lingering finish.
“The goal of the winery is to produce wines that are an excellent value and quality, and can be enjoyed by all wine aficionados.”
Grapes: 100% Aglianico del Vulture
Vineyards: From vineyards located near Venosa, Maschito and Rapolla
Altitude: 1,640-1,960 feet above sea level
Soil: Volcanic soil rich in clay, calcium, nitrogen
Vine Training: Spurred cordon
Vine Age: 70-80 years
Time of Harvest: Early November
Yield per Vine: 1.6 tons per acre
Total Production: 170,000 bottles
Vinification Process: The must undergo pre-fermentation maceration at 41°F for ten days, then alcoholic fermentation using natural yeasts for 60 days at a maximum temperature of at 79°F.
Aging Process: The wine ages in new barriques for 24 months.
Alcohol Content: 14.00%
Winemaker: Dennis Verdecchia
Cellaring: Up to 15 Years
|Dimensions||10.2 × 12.2 × 6.7 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 6 bottles per case