Querciantica Lacrima DOC

Querciantica Lacrima DOC

Querciantica Lacrima DOC

Denominazione di Origine Controllata

FIRST VINTAGE BOTTLED 2007.

PRODUCTION AREA Winery’s own vineyards located in the municipality of San Marcello – Ancona.

VARIETY Lacrima di Morro d’Alba monovarietal.

AVERAGE ALTITUDE 100-150 meters above-sea-level

SOIL TYPE Mainly clay.

TRELLISING SYSTEM Spurred cordon.

DENSITY PER HECTARE 5.000 plants per hectar.

YIELD PER HECTAR 110 quintals of grape approximately.

YIELD PER GRAPE-VINE 2 Kg of grape approximately.

HARVEST Picked at mid-September, grapes are conveyed to the winery in small containers, and after a careful selection, they are vinified.

FERMENTATION Once destemmed, grapes are conveyed in steel vats, where temperature-controlled fermentation takes place. Maceration on the skins takes about 20 days with daily pump-overs, almost always closed to better preserve the fruity and floral scents peculiar to this wine.

 

SENSORY ANALYSIS

COLOUR Intense ruby red with purple hues.

BOUQUET Uniquely rich of aromas. Intense, pleasant fruity scents of strawberries and morello cherries and floral scents of violet and rose blossoms.

GUSTO Velvety mouthfeel, slightly tannic and with light herbal hints, perfectly balanced with the nose.