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FRIULANO RIBOLLA GIALLA PIGNOLO REFOSCO DAL PEDUNCOLO ROSSO SCHIOPPETTINO DI PREPOTTO ROSÈ TAZZELENGHE
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red wines

Appearance: intense, almost garnet,
ruby red with purple highlights.
Nose: heady, sincere and
assertive with characteristic
hints of forest fruits.
Palate: dry, impressively
fresh and pleasingly
tannic with lots
of character.

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Refosco dal peduncolo rosso

D.O.C. Friuli Colli Orientali

An ancient wine whose origins can be traced back at least to the 14th century. Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso has adapted perfectly to the Friulian environment and has outstanding varietal typicity even in cooler zones. The vine requires poor soil.

VARIETY
refosco dal peduncolo rosso 100% (autochthonous)
POSITION
70-120 m a.s.l., east south-east facing on Eocene marl and sandstone hillslopes
YEAR PLANTED
1983 / 2006
FIRST VINTAGE
1985
VINEYARD MGMT.
grassed
PEST CONTROL
integrated low environmental impact
TRAINING SYSTEM
modified double-arched cane and guyot
PLANTING DENSITY
3.000 - 6.800 vines/ha
HARVEST METHOD
by hand in small cases with bunch selection
WINEMAKING METHOD
the grapes are macerated on the skins for 15 days at controlled temperatures of 25-28° C with frequent pump-overs
MATURATION
in French oak barriques for 12 months, and then in bottle for 20 months, before release to market