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Taurasi Nero Né

Nero Né – Taurasi D.O.C.G./D.O.P.
Production zone: Montemarano, Contrada Iampenne
Grape variety: Aglianico 100%
Soil: Clay/Limestone
Age of the vines: about 35 years
Production per hectare: 6000 kg
Exposure: Nord
Altitude: 550/600 m a.s.l.
Formation of vineyard: vertical trellised
Pruning: spurred cordon
Vinification: destemming, alcohol fermentation, maceration of about 30 days at room temperature, pneumatic press. Aging in steel for 6 months on the lees, depending on the vintage, then 24 months in Slavonian wood 35/50 hl and then least 24 months in bottle. No filtration, no clarification, no stabilization and no sulphites.