Planted in: 1960
Exposure: vineyards in loc. Annunziata subzone Rocche dell’Annunziata, measuring 3000 metres, facing south at 270 metres above sea level
Soil: Calcareous – Clay
Yield per hectare: 5.5/6.0 tonnes of grapes
Harvest time: early-mid October
Vinification: in stainless steel tanks, with frequent pumping over, for about 6 days, with skins, followed by completion of alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks for about 10 days. and malolactic fermentation in barriques.
Ageing: in French barriques, 50% new and 50% already used for 24 months; bottling in July the year before release for sale; sale in March of the fourth year after harvesting.
Analytical data: alcohol content 13.5/15.0 % Vol.
total acidity: 5.10/5.80 g/l