A challenge in the mountains, among untouched forests and a generous nature, in the middle of a valley of stones, bone, skeleton; the fruit is very fine pulp, which in the bottle becomes the exact representation of the scents of red fruits, notes of cocoa, kottabos is so called in honour of the symposium, the ritual banquet loved by the Samnites, kottabos were the cups used for drinking.
Clay and sandstone
Manual. Second decade of September
Alcoholic fermentation and maceration in stainless steel at controlled temperature for about fifteen days. Elevage in French oak barriques for 5-6 months.
Ruby red with slightly purplish highlights. Intense and pleasant bouquet and aroma of red fruits, ripe cherries, with a spicy finish of pepper and cinnamon. The taste is round and harmonious and very pleasant.
Row planting, spurred cordon
400/500 m asl
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