Aglianico del Vulture DOC
“Teodosio”: this wine is named after a famous emperor, a Basilieus; the coin of the Vth century with Teodosio’s effigy became the symbol of our winery.
Denomination: Aglianico del Vulture DOC
Grapes: Aglianico 100%
Location of vineyard: Barile
Area under vines: 6 hectares
Altitude and exposure: 500 meters asl, South – Southeast
Soil type: Volcanic, tuffaceous, clayey
Training system: Guyot
Fermentation: Fermentation and maceration in stainless steel tanks for 15/30 days
Ageing: 10 – 12 months in French oak barriques II and III hand
Organoleptic evaluation: Ruby-red coloured wine tending to violet-purple. Soft fruit aroma with a prevalence of plum and morello cherry. Well balanced, full in body and with a lingering finish.
Maturation: 12 months minimum
Serving temperature: 18 °C
Bottle produced annnually: 30000