Greco di Tufo DOCG

2015GrecodiTufo

Region:   Campania

 

AppellationGreco di Tufo DOCG

 

Varietals:   100% Greco di Tufo

 

Color:  Intense straw yellow color with a golden shimmer

 

Aroma:  Aromatic with scents of ripe pears, apricots, apples, fern and mint

 

TasteLively acidity and the spicy minerality typical of a vine cultivated in Tufo, followed by soft notes of balsamic.

 

Fermentation:  Grapes are harvested in early to mid-October. Immediately following harvest, grapes are destemmed and undergo a gentle press followed by cold settling at 57˚F for 24-48 hours. Fermented in stainless steel between 61 – 64˚F. No malolactic fermentation.

 

Aging:  Aged 3 months in stainless steel on the lees with an additional month in bottle prior to release.

 

Alcohol:  12.5%