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Dracone Riserva – Colli d’Imola Rosso DOP

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Format

75cl Bottle

Type of wine

Red wine from sustainable farming

Production area

Imola (BO) - Romagna - Italy

Grape variety

Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot

Appearance

Lively and dense ruby red

Nose

Notes of black cherries and blackbarries, currant, tobacco and black pepper.

Palate

Round taste, balanced and persistent, soft tannins, spicy and mineral finish.

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Data Sheet


Name completeDracone Riserva
Denomination Colli d’Imola Rosso Riserva Dop
Vintage2009
Grape variety45% Merlot 45% Cabernet Franc 10% Petit Verdot
Density plant5500/ha
Training systemSpurred cordon
Annual production9300 bottles
Alcohol content14,5% VOL
Total acidity5,9 g/l
Sugar residue1,2 g/l
Service temperature Optimal at 18°C
Description


Dracone Riserva is a solid red wine produced by the manual harvest of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot grapes, which are usually performed through the month of september.

he grapes, under the organic certification scheme, are exclusively grown into the vineyards of the property “Palazzona di Maggio” in San Pietro di Ozzano into the Doc Colli di Imola zone.

Dracone Riserva is suitable for a long aging in bottle for 10 and up to15 year

Land and Vineyard Characteristics


The Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot vineyards of “Palazzona di Maggio” were planted in 2003, 2004 and 2005 with a density of 5,500 plants per hectare.

The surface is about 7 hectares and the land formed by sand, silt and alluvial clays.

The grapes comes from podere Farnè, Poggio and Quercia from 80 to 170 meters above sea level.

The favorable microclimate with a high thermal excursion and excellent ventilation even in summer, allows us to obtain high quality grapes and complex wine with good acidity and freshness.

Winemaking Process


Dracone Riserva is vinified a temperature-controlled fermentation with frequent pumping over and a subsequent post-fermentation long skin maceration.

The maturation takes places for 24-30 months into tonneaux oak barrels (500 Lt).

Food Pairings


Dracone Riserva goes perfectly with stuffed wild boar, slowly braised beef, grilled lamb chops.

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Dracone Riserva – Colli d’Imola Rosso DOPultima modifica: 2017-06-28T16:51:14+00:00 da redazione
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