Rosa dei Cuturi
In the old masseria, whenever there was rosé, everyone would celebrate. Every evening there would be singing. Rosa would dance. Her skirt flowing as she twirled looked like a flower that had just blossomed. This wine is dedicated to her.
Appellation: Rosato Salento IGT
Style: rosé, dry
Varietal: 100% Negroamaro
Color: Light cherry pink with a paler rim.
Bouquet: Fragrant with fresh, light notes of wild cherries, herbs, and spice.
Taste: The palate is fresh and rich at the beginning with dominant notes of red berries. The wine is dry and balanced, with medium persistence.
Food Pairings: As an aperitif, fish (oven, grill) dishes, chicken and light pork dishes, excellent with vegetables and soups.
Serving Temperature: 10/12º C (50/54º F).
Training System: Spallier with Guyot pruning
Soil: Clay and Sand
Plants per hectare: 4500
Harvest: Hand-picked Mid-September, at the perfect ripening moment.
Alcoholic Fermentation: A short maceration takes place in the pressing machine for few hours. The obtained must is cold fermented in steel vats at the controlled temperature of 16°.
Aging: The wine ages in bottle for 3 months before release.