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di Marzo. Taurasi Horeca 'Albertus' 2009

SKU: IRC003

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This one is an epic, deep and rich, loaded with damson and cherry but what sets it apart from other Taurasi is the elegance and freshness harnessed to power.

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Marzo Taurasi Horeca Albertus
Taurasi DOCG

Grapes  aglianico

Taurasi is a village that lies about half an hour from Tufo, it is a little lower and specialises in Aglianico, the most prestigious of Campania’s red wines.  This is why Ferrante has established an excellent source of Aglianico from Montemarano and Luogosano.  It is a wine that must be aged for three years, one of which must be in wood before being released.  Di Marzo ages the wine for one year in barrique barrels, which range from one to three years old.

Vineyard: Luogosano and Montemarano
Exposure and altitude: South facing between 350m and 450m
Topsoil: Clay and limestone
Training system: Spurred Cordon
Density: 4000 vines/Ha
Average age of the vines: 10 to 20 years old
Yield per Hectare: 50 Hl/Ha
Harvest: Handpicked, generally the last days of October / first days of November
Vinification technique: 100% first run must – Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation carried out in stainless steel vats with 1 year of aging in 225 ltr barrels of french oak.
Production: 2000 bottles

This one is an epic, deep and rich, loaded with damson and cherry but what sets it apart from other Taurasi is the elegance and freshness harnessed to power.  13%

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product di Marzo. Taurasi Horeca 'Albertus' 2009
product code / SKU IRC003
region Italy - Campania
vintage 2009
bottle size 75cl
alcohol level 13 - 13.5%
body full
colour red
sugar level dry
grape Aglianico
Winemaker

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