DOC RLP Vermentino "Colla Micheri"
THE VINEYARDS
Grapes from: Colla Micheri
Aspect: South / southwest
Vineyard age: 35 years
Training system: Guyot
Elevation: 150 m.
Soil: silty / clay / limestone
Yield/ha: 50 quintals
Vineyard density: 5000 vines/ha
VINIFICATION
A blend of 50% andora and 50% testico, with de-stemmed grapes vinified by on-the-skins maceration in a press for 12 hours.
Temperature-controlled fermentation is at 16°C, followed by racking, storage in steel with lees stirring and no filtering until the wine is bottled. Cross-flow filtration, microfiltration and bottling. A small amount of must-wine from the same parcel is added prior to bottling, as a liqueur to give 2g/l of sugars.
Cultured yeasts. 20,000 bottles of DOC wine.
Az. Agricola CASCINA PRAIE - Loc. Colla Micheri - ANDORA (SV) - ITALIA       Tel./Fax + 39 019 602377