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Ciro Rosso Superiore DOC - 2022
Ciro Rosso Superiore DOC - 2022

Ciro Rosso Superiore DOC - 2022

It is made with 100% Gaglioppo Alberello, from a vineyard in the hills. A wine that surprises for its elegance despite coming from a warm climate; the rich presence of tannins allow these wines to age for over 10 years. intense ruby ​​color: the nose shows an aromatic spectrum complex, ripe red fruits on spice grounds, vanilla and balsamic notes. Of great structure, in mouth is soft, warm and well balanced

  • Brand: Cataldo Calabretta
  • Region:Calabria
  • Sub-Region:Crotone
  • Commune/Village:Ciro' Marina
  • Varietal:Gaglioppo
  • Color:Red
  • Alcohol:14.0%
  • Size:750ml

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  • Country:Italy
  • How much so2 added:25 mg/l
  • Climate:Mediterranean climate; very dry and long summers. It rains mostly from December to Febrary. High presence of sea winds
  • Harvest Technique:Hand harvested
  • Soil:silt soils
  • Vineyard Size:3 ha
  • Vine Age (year planted):1995
  • Fermentation:Skin contact for about 4 days, fermented only wth indigenous yeast, concrete vats without temperature controlled, a couple of pumping over per day during the first 2 days.
  • Elevage:24 months in concrete tanks
  • Winemaker Name:Cataldo Calabretta
  • Fining:No fining soft filtration
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  • Total Production:202 cases
  • Sustainable Certificates:Green Field Manure, cover crop during spring, use only copper and sulfur
  • Sustainable Practice:Yes