Name Cuveé Cinquanta 1962 Anniversario D.O.P. Riserva
Wine category Denominazione di Origine Protetta
Colour Red
Vine varieties Primitivo, Negroamaro
Vines per ha 5000 bush vines
Production area San Marzano, Salento, Puglia. Vines are grown at an altitude of around 100 meters above sea level. The soil is clayey and not very deep, with a good presence of rocks. M edium/high temperature in summer, with good evapotranspiration.
Harvest period September
Vinification Grapes are hand-harvested in advanced status of ripening. M aceration: 18 days on 80% of the mass, 25 days on remaining 20% (with selected autochthonous yeasts). Thermo-controlled alcoholic fermentation at 24-26°C.
Maturation 12 months in fine French and American wood barrels
Tasting notes Intense ruby red colour, wide and complex to the nose, fruity, with a prune and cherry jam aroma, with notes of tobacco, slightly spicy. A full-bodied wine, soft and rich in !ne tannins, with notes of cocoa, coffee and vanilla in the end.
Best served with Red meat, game, savoury first courses. Meditation wine.
Serving temperature About 18°C.