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MARCHE ROSATO
INDICAZIONE GEOGRAFICA TIPICA
2016

Production area: Ripatransone
Soil: medium density rather sandy soil with gravel and stones
Elevation: 300m
Density of vines per ha: 3.330
Pruning System: Cordon spur
Grape variety: a combination of red grape varieties including Montepulciano, Petit and Merlot
Vinification: the grapes are harvested by hand and placed in boxes, the skins are softly pressed and the grapes are vinified with limited contact with the skins
Maturation: four months on lees followed by three months in the bottle
Alcohol content 12.5 % vol.
Total acidity: 6,1 g/l
Residual sugar:  2,5 g/l

Made from mainly Montepulciano, Petit and Merlot grapes with minimum contact between the must and the skins, this is a textbook “saignée” wine: moderately fruity, fresh, fragrant and lively.  Our rosé is ideal as an aperitif with crudité or light fish and rice/pasta dishes, as well as white meats.