Innovative

Timperosse

Timperosse

An innovative and unconventional variety for our land, even more if vinified as a single variety. Timperosse is a young and lively red, perfect for gatherings with your friends.

Formats 75 cl 1,5 l
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Territory of origin

Menfi, south of Sicily

Grape variety

100% Petit Verdot

Classification

Terre Siciliane IGT

Harvest time

4th week of august

Vinification

After a maceration for 4/6 days at 18-22°C, fermentation and ageing take place in steel tanks for 3 months, then in the bottle for 4 months.

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100% Petit Verdot

Terroir

Vineyards are stretched along south facing hills on medium-textured sand soils

Altitude

100 - 250mt above sea level

Vine density

Espalier-grown and guyot-pruned, planting density is of 4000-4500 plants/ha.

ALCOHOL X% by VOLUME

13,5% vol

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Winemaker's advices

Tasting notes

The wine is intense ruby-red in colour with purplish reflections. The aroma is intense with elegant notes of red fruits as black mulberries and plums and aromatic herbs as rosemary and sage. On the palate it is young and vivid, with soft and gentle tannins.

Fresh

Structured

Smoothie

Tannic

Dry

Sweet

Pairings

Cheeses

Cheeses

Seared tuna

Seared tuna

Backed chicken

Backed chicken

Products

The ability
to choose

The study on the grapes’ behavior and the intense micro-vinification activities have led to the introduction of several wines into the product line, some of which, unique for the Sicilian panorama.