Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita /// Bianco
The wine appears straw yellow, and boasts a long-lingering, rich bouquet of white peach, apricot, and sweet almond that meld with mineral and citrus notes. The vigorous palate is crisp and complex, completing a wine of great personality and varietal fidelity.
Tuff, with marly clay and sulphur
YEAR VINEYARDS PLANTED
Various years, between 1956 and 1980
Second decade of October
Simple Guyot and spurred cordon
YIELD IN WINE (litres/hectare)
Gentle pressing, then chilled gravity settling, followed by fermentation off the skins.
In steel for about 4 months
Altavilla in Irpinia, Tufo and Chianche