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Pilarocca Cesanese del Piglio Riserva DOCG

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Pilarocca Cesanese del Piglio Riserva DOCG

Name of the wine : PILAROCCA
Vintage : 2016
Denomination: Docg Cesanese del Piglio Riserva
Type of wine: Red
Grape variety:  Cesanese di Affile 100%
Alcohol content:15,5%
Numbers of bottles produced: 2.255

From the wineyard;
This wine is produced from the harvest of a specific part of our wineyard. It is then vinificated as a single mass in the years when the condition of the grapes is perfect.
The wineyard is located in Pilarocca, Piglio.
Sun exposure: NORTH/SOUTH
Soil composition: 35% vulcanic clay, 35%silt, 30% sand
Altitude 450m asl
Wineyard age: 12 years.
Growing method: Spurred cordon
Yield per hectare: 50 quintals
Harvest 29 September
Vinification: iron steel vats 50/80 hl
Refining- Maturation :21 months in big oak barrels
Filtration: Yes
Bottle refining: 8/10 months at least
First vintage produced of this wine:2009 (after 2009: 2012, 2015, 2016.)

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