Le Pianette

PRODUCER: Fattoria Fibbiano BRAND: Typical Geographical Indication
PRODUCTION AREA: Tuscany – Pisa Hills SOIL: Medium, rich of marine shells
VINES: 70% Sangiovese – 30% Colorino
VINEYARD’S ALTITUDE: 200 m. above s.l.
VINEYARD: yield per hectare 70 q
PLANTING DENSITY: 2.20 x 0.80 m
PRUNING: Spur pruning cord HARVEST TIME: Mid of September
HARVEST TECHNIQUE: The grapes are manually harvested.
WINE MAKING: The grapes are gentle destemmed, crushed and sended inside specialized stainless steel tanks, for 10 days. Alcoholic fermentation takes place through indigenous yeasts living on the skin.
FINISHING: The wine ages for 4 months in cement tank where the malolactic fermentation takes place, later 12 months in Slavonian wooden barrels and finally 4 months in bottle.
ORGANOLEPTIC DESCRIPTION: Ruby red color, with spicy aromas. Warm, well structured and smooth tannins.
FOOD PAIRING: Red meats, pasta, pizza and mid mature cheese.