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Rocca del Principe Aglianico

Grape Varietal: 100% Aglianico
Vineyard: Campore (Lapio)
Vine Age: 17 years old
Altitude: 600- 700 meters above sea level
Soil: Calcareous clay and yellow marls
Harvest: hand-harvesting in October
Fermentation: In stainless steel tanks with skin maceration for 12 days at controlled temperature
Aging: 4 months in stainless steel tanks, 12 months aging in small barrels and big barrels (tonneau); 6 months in the bottle  
Alcohol content: 14% alcohol by volume
Production: 2,400 bottles
Tasting Notes: Straw yellow in color with a bouquet of a wide range of flowers, from fresh fruit to floral notes, aromatic herbs and finally a scent of hydrocarbon and iodine. On the palate is soft and elegant, with good structure, and with a good longevity.

Formats Available: 750 ml

Current Vintage: 2013

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Other Vintages available: 2011