Maccone Primitivo Rosato

Maccone Primitivo Rosato

This rosé is obtained from Primitivo grapes by white wine vinification.
The grapes come from old vineyards with Alberello vines.
The best grapes are harvested manually. In this way we can optimally produce the special features of an excellent Primitivo-Rosé wine.

Typology

PGI Puglia

Alcoholic content

14,5% Vol.

Grape variety

100% Primitivo di Gioia del Colle

Geographical position of the vineyard

Municipality of Acquaviva delle Fonti – Adelfia

Soil type

loamy

Tying

Alberello, the average age of the vines is 60 years

Yield (grapes per hectare)

40 quintals

Harvest

manually in boxes, following the ideal maturation points

Harvest Time

End of September

Vinification

gentle pressing of the grapes, fermentation of the must at controlled temperature for 10 days

Maturation and refinement

refined in steel, marketed six months after bottling

Sensory perception

beautiful, intense pink colour with violet reflections; intense aroma with a hint of berries; very soft, full and round on the palate

Bottle size

white Bordeaux 75 cl cork

Gastronomic combination

Goes well with starters, soups, white meat and cream cheese

Recommended glass

medium size tulip

Temperature

12-14° C