||Cool temperate Mediterranean climate – 1100 mm average annual rainfall – 1590 °C heat summation with a base of 10°C from April – breezy with signi cant temperature extremes in August and September. Altitude: 250-300 m. a.s.l.
||Grapes are hand-picked into perforated crates in late September.
||Grape sorting, shelling for Merlot, destemming and pressing for Cabernet. Maceration: cold soaking for Merlot, direct fermentation for Cabernet. Fermentation: controlled temperature, selected indigenous yeasts, pumping over at the beginning and punching down at the end, static draining.
||In wood until the following summer; cold stabilisation and bottling in autumn.
||It goes well with meat and cheese nger food and with elaborate main courses; superb with game.
||Price Diesel Farm Rosso di Rosso 2012 € 32.76