Wine Roccafiore, "Prova d'Autore", Umbria IGT, 2013
Reviews of purchase Roccafiore, "Prova d'Autore", Umbria IGT, 2013
The color of wine - rich garnet-red.
Enjoy the taste of wine, spicy, with a good balance between volume and smoothness, and heat rigor richness and ascetic.
Strong classic aroma of wine is presented notes of ripe fruit, berry jam, cocoa shades, leather, tobacco leaves and spices.
Wine is recommended to apply traditional Italian cuisine, red meat and hard cheeses.
"Prova d'Autore", Umbria IGT - red wine, represent blends grapes Montelpuchano (30%), Sagrantino (40%) and Sangiovese (30%), grown in Umbria. The vineyards are located on steep slopes; Exposure east and south-east. Clayey soil, with an average degree of texturing. Productivity of land is maintained at 50 tons per hectare; stocking density - 6500 plants per unit area. Harvesting is done by hand: Montelpuchano and Sangiovese harvested late September, and the Sagrantino in mid-October. Each variety is collected and vinified separately. Berries are carefully sorted, then gently pressed and left for 20-22-day maceration on the skins. Alcoholic fermentation takes place in steel tank vessels at a controlled temperature. Wine matured in French oak barrels for two years. "Rest" in the bottle lasts for at least six months. Circulation of wine "CHECK d'Autore" amounted to 9,000 bottles.
His family cultivates land Bakkareli, adhering to organic farming methods, as confirmed by the relevant EU certificates. Build a modern winery, equipped with advanced technology and strict quality control system, Roccafiore company has demonstrated its commitment to excellence. It was the first in Italy to apply the solar panels to generate their own electricity. Among other measures implemented to protect the environment were: the use of lighter bottles, biofuels for tractors and water-saving technologies.
Rokkafore - is not only wine, a symbiosis of the soil, climate, grape vines, tradition and the nature of their country. This is - proof that the taste and quality are the result of interaction between the heart and the mind. The basic philosophy of the winery Rokkafore was the assertion that man is the center of the universe, so the wine knows that depend on the people who create them and adopt the traits of those who worked on its creation.