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Massitium Docg Cesanese del Piglio Superiore

“A walk in the mountains, the colours of Autumn, some trekking shoes. The smile when you reach the mountain top.



Massitium Docg Cesanese del Piglio Superiore

Name of the wine: MASSITIUM
Year: 2018
Denomination: Docg Cesanese del Piglio Superiore
Type of wine: Red
Grape variety: Cesanese di Affile 100%
Alcohol content : 13,5%
Numbers of produced bottles : 18.000

About the wineyards...

Soil: 45% silt, 27% vulcanic clay, 28% sand ,
Altitude: 350/450m asl.
Sun Exposure: NORTH/SOUTH
Age of the wineyard: an average of 15 years old vines.
Growing method: Spurred Cordon, 4500 vines per hectare.
Yield per hectare: 45/55 tons per hectare
Harvest: 30 September/ 8 of October

Vinification: Iron steel tanks 50/80 HL
Maturation – Elevation : 20 months (iron steel tanks 50%, wooden Barrels 50%)
Filtration: Yes
Final aging in bottles for 3 months
First vintage produced of this wine: 2009

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