varieties 100% Merlot.
Location and characteristics of the vineyard
Custoza, a small hamlet in the commune of Sommacampagna located to the south-east of Lake Garda.
altitude 100-150 metres above sea level. A hill of glacial origin with limestone, clay, gravelly and sandy soils.
Training system and plant density
Cordon Spur with 4,500 to 5,000 vines per hectare. The yield is 2 kg per vine.
First ten days of October.
Gentle crushing and destemming, followed by fermentation in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks.
A rounded red wine.
Deep ruby red, with attractive purplish highlights.
Ripe fruit fragrances dominated by blackberry, cherry and raspberries.
Full but mellow and well-balanced, with a long finish.
Excellent with red meats.