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Mora del roveto

Mora del roveto

Mora del roveto

 

Made with Sangiovese, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon; it is then left to age in oak barriques. A red wine with elegant aromas of red fruits which captivates with its decisive, enveloping character.

 

Grape variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sangiovese.
Soil: sandy (85%) with some clay (10%) and silt (5%), light colour, medium depth.
Vine density: 5,000 plants per hectare
Training system: spurred cordon trained 80 cm from ground.
Yield per hectare: 70 quintals

 

Wine making method

The grapes are hand-picked, placed in bins and transported to the cellar. After careful selection, the grapes are de-stemmed and pressed, followed by maceration for about 13/15 days, depending on the vintage, with frequent pumping over at about 28°C. Malolactic fermentation takes place in cement tanks.
Bottles produced: 60,000 per year.

 

Tasting notes

Dark in colour with purple nuances. Intense on the nose with pronounced small red fruit notes. Soft and enveloping impact on the palate with a pleasant lingering finish.

 

FOOD PAIRINGS

Goes well with red and white meats, pasta with meat sauce, lasagne and all traditional Tuscan cuisine.

Usiglian del Vescovo - Societa' agricola

Usiglian del Vescovo - Uomini e Aziende in onda su RTV 38

Societa' Agricola Usiglian del Vescovo S.r.l
Locatita' Usigliano
56036 Palaia (PI)
Tel. +39 0587 622138
Fax: +39 0587 629795
P.Iva: 01875750505

Monday to Friday:
09:00am - 7:00pm


Saturday:
on Reservation


Sunday:
09:00am - 7:00pm

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