PICOLIT RODARO 2011
DOCG COLLI ORIENTALI DEL FRIULI – LIMITED EDITION LABEL
Grape variety PICOLIT 100% (Native Variety)
Age of vines 22 years old
Vineyard aspects East & West facing
Vine cultivation system Guyot
Yield per hectare 40 q
Harvest period Late September / October
Grape provenance 100% Single Estate wine
Notes 1 Kg of grapes will yield approximately 0.25 l of wine. The production is available in the best vintages only.
Average annual quantity 1.956 (0,375 l), 749 (0,50 l)
Aging Stainless steel tanks for 24-36 months
Technical data Acidity: 4.90 gr/l - Non-reducing extract: 34 gr/l – Residual Sugars 149 gr/l
Evolutionary peak from 4 - 5 years after the harvest
Vineyard name Romain (Terraced hillsides)
Vineyard altitude130 m a.s.l.
Soil composition Marl and sandstone flysch of Eocene origin ("ponca")
Vine density per hectare 4.500 vines per ha
Grape yield per plant Approx. 1.5 Kg.
Harvesting Manual – In small crates (2 kg)
Pest control Low environmental impact integrated pest management
Wine style Sweet White from naturally dried grapes
Vinification “Appassimento” of the healthiest grapes on the vine and in small crates. Soft pressing and traditional vinification in stainless steel tanks. Vinification in January.
Alcohol content 12% alc. by vol.
Serving temperature 11.5° C
Cellar Longevity 10 years after the harvest