I Favati Irpinia, Campi Taurasini, “Cretarossa” 2010


Producer: I Favati
Region: Campania
Vineyard Notes: Production Area: Cretarossa Vineyard in Venticano – San Mango in the province of Avelllino.

Vineyards: About 2 hectares (5 acres) of leased vineyards

Elevation: 450-500 meters (1,480-1640 feet) above sea level

Soil: Clayey soils in hilly terrain.

Vines Age: 15 years old and 5 years old

Planting System: Guyot

Production per hectare: 8,000 kg (about 3.2 tons per acre)

Harvest date: First 10 days of November

Winemaking Notes: Vinification: Fermented in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks.

Aging: 12 months in oak barrels barrique and 3 months in stainless steel.

Alcohol: 13.50-14.00%

Tasting Notes: Tasting Notes: Deep garnet color. Concentrated aromas of pepper, black cherry, anise, and oak. On the palate the wine denotes concentrated fruit, good acidity, alert and enjoyable tannins.

Food Pairings: Roast or barbecued meats.

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I Favati Irpinia, Campi Taurasini, “Cretarossa” 2010

Appellation:  Irpinia DOC

Type:  red, dry

Grape Variety: 100% Aglianico  Irpinia