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Lame del Sorbo
Tintilia del Molise Rosso Riserva – 2015
Denominazione di Origine Controllata
The Tintilia grapes have been cultivated on “Lame del sorbo” vineyards area far the past 90 years at a typical altitude of 650 meters above the see level. A locai indigenous grape the Tintilia represents a true heritage from the 16th century far Molise unpolluted and untouched region of centrai ltaly. Grapes are small and rich in anthocyanin with medium soft tannins. After hand-picking, destamming and gentle pressing, the Tintilia grapes ferment and age In stainless steel tanks. This wine reveals freshness and elegance with a mix of spice and fiorai notes.
Fresh raspberry and red cherry on the nose, along with a slow-building spiciness. Vibrant and precise, offering brisk red berry flavors and a licorice quality that builds with air. Supple tannins and a touch of aromatic herbs at the finish.
|The name of the wine has origin from a secular Sorbo tree that dominates on our vineyards situated on the Ripalimosani hill, named “Lame”
|Tintilia 100 %
|600 m a.s.l.
|Year of planting
|Density of planting
|Low density, 3500 plants/ha, no irrigation system
|Type of Farming
|Guyot Growing System
|1103 P. CFC 60/30 VCR 119 LU
|Yield per hectare
|Manual, first decade of October
|Spontaneous without added yeasts in stainless steel tanks
|Stainless steel for 4 years followed by bottle refinement
|Slow-ripening cheeses, structured entrees, roast, venison.
|18 – 20 °C