Vermentino DOC Colli di Luni
GRAPES: Vermentino 100%
LOCATION OF VINEYARDS: Sarzana (SP) - Italy
TYPE OF SOIL: stony, rich texture
CULTIVATION SYSTEM: Guyot
AGE OF THE VINES IN PRODUCTION: 20 years
PERIOD AND METHOD OF THE HARVEST: middle of September, hand harvest
Hand harvest in small boxes maximum weight 15 Kg. The grapes are pressed directly without crusching and destemming, so we obtain a free run juice green and brillant that ferment just in iron steel tanks for about two weeks at 16°C.
The wine stays about five months in iron steel tanks with weekly stirring to move fine lees and is filtrated before bottling.