PERIPLO

MARCHE ROSSO
INDICAZIONE GEOGRAFICA TIPICA
2014

Production areaRipatransone
Soil medium mixture tending to sandy , Strong Skeleton Presence : gravel and stones
Elevation: 300m
Density of vines per ha: 3.330
Pruning System: Cordon spur
Grape variety: blend of native red varieties and international: Merlot, Petit Verdot, Montepulciano
Vinification:  the grapes are harvested by hand and placed in boxes, the wine-making process takes time with prolonged maceration on the grape skins
Maturation a portion of the base is aged in wood while another part of steel , the overall aging lasts approximately 18 months
Alcohol content:  13.5 % vol.
Total acidity: 5.5 g/l
Residual sugar:  1g/l

The Periplo is between Palmento is a vintage wine and reserves such as Alfonzo and Rubra who enjoy an important aging. It ‘ a wine of ” means ” benefiting both the primary and secondary aromas fresh but also the tertiary aromas of aging so much red fruit but also a slight hint of wood . The taste is pleasant, it is not as challenging as the reserves and not too rampant like vintage wine , a blend of scents balanced and authoritative give life to the Periplo.