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Rosso di Rosso
The wealth, greatness and synergy of the two most popular red wines in the world: Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. Their rich content arises from man’s conscious interaction with nature.
Diesel Farm - Marostica Italia - RR55 - vino olio e grappa da agricoltura biologica - Rosso di Rosso
  • Climate: cool temperate Mediterranean climate – 1100mm 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
  • Soils: basaltic
  • Area: hilly, altitude between 250 and 300m asl Vineyards: 5 distinct plots facing south and west, with north-south + east-west orientation of the rows, density 5,000/8,000 stocks/hectare, unilateral cordon Guyot, planted in 2001, yield 0.9kg/stock, 45-70ql/ ha, yield 25-35hl/ha
  • Variety: Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Farming: organic; rational pruning, disbudding, double topping, suckering, thinning and leaf stripping before harvest
  • Labour: 750h/ha per year of manual labour
  • Harvest: grapes are hand-picked into perforated crates in late September
  • Mashing: 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
  • Refinement: in wood until the following summer; cold stabilisation and bottling in autumn
  • Analysis: 13.5% alc./vol. – 0 g/l residual sugar – 5g/l xed acidity – 3.6 pH – 29g/l extract
  • First vintage: 2003
  • Production: 8,000 x 75cl bottles
  • Appellation: DOC Breganze
  • Appearance: bright dark ruby, dense, with purple tinges changing to garnet red
  • Bouquet: rich, deep, it starts with hints of fruit and closes with notes of gunmetal, carob and spices
  • Flavour: full-bodied, pleasant, warm, rich and balanced
  • Pairings: it goes well with meat and cheese nger food and with elaborate main courses; superb with game
  • Serving: bottle temperature 18°C, in long-stemmed glasses
  • Packaging: engraved wooden boxes with 5 bottles of 0.75l / 8 kg / 12cmx49cmx34cm or single cardboard boxes

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