VERDUZZO FRIULANO FIORE RODARO 2014
DOP FRIULI COLLI ORIENTALI – FLOWER LABEL
Grape variety VERDUZZO FRIULANO 100% (Native Variety)
Age of vines 22 years old
Vineyard aspects East & West facing , East
Vine cultivation system Guyot
Yield per hectare 75 q
Harvest period Late September
Grape provenance 100% Single Estate wine
Average annual quantity 3.192 (0,75 l), 1.350 (0,50 l)
Aging Stainless steel tanks for 7-12 months
Technical data Acidity: 4.90 gr/l - Non-reducing extract: 26.30 gr/l – Residual Sugars 120 gr/l
Evolutionary peak from 2 years after the harvest
Vineyard name Romain and Rocca Bernarda (Terraced Hillsides)
Vineyard altitude130 / 155 m a.s.l.
Soil composition Marl and sandstone flysch of Eocene origin ("ponca")
Vine density per hectare 5.500 vines per ha
Grape yield per plant Approx. 1.5 Kg.
Pest control Low environmental impact integrated pest management
Wine style Sweet White – “Passito Style” on the vine
Vinification “Appassimento” of the healthiest grapes on the vine and in small crates. Soft pressing and traditional vinification in stainless steel tanks.
Alcohol content 11% alc. by vol.
Serving temperature 12° C
Cellar Longevity 7-8 years after the harvest