Vigneti del Vulture “Pipoli” Aglianico del Vulture DOC
100% Aglianico del Vulture. Vigneti del Vulture “Pipoli” Aglianico del Vulture DOC is a deep jammy scarlet with bold notes of spice, coffee, and red fruits. The medium-bodied palate is balanced with a chewy 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: 1,300-1,800 feet above sea level
Soil: Volcanic soil rich in clay, calcium, nitrogen
Vine Training: Guyot
Vine Age: 50-60 years
Time of Harvest: Early October
Yield per Vine: 1.6-2.02 tons per acre
Total Production: 500,000 bottles
Vinification Process: After harvesting the grapes soft crushed. The must undergo pre-fermentation maceration at 41°F for five days, then alcoholic fermentation for 7-10 days at 71°F.
Aging Process: The wine ages in barrels for eight to ten months, depending on the age of the wood,
after malolactic fermentation.
Alcohol Content: 13.00%
Winemaker: Dennis Verdecchia
Cellaring: Up to 10 Years
|Dimensions||10.2 × 12.2 × 6.7 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 6 bottles per case