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Type: red wine
Vintage: 2017
ABV: 14.00%
Grapes: Aglianico
Producer: Elena Fucci
Bottle size: 75cl
Tasting notes
Full, intense Aglianico from southern Italy, heady with rosemary, tobacco and cinnamon, followed by a mouthful of cherry and blackberry preserves.

Aglianico del Vulture Titolo DOC

The Titolo Tower is a house on the outskirts of Barile, in the North of Basilicata, immersed between vineyard and olive groves that have been tended to for 4 generations. The story of the Fucci Family, over the last few years, is one of a prestigious wine: Titolo, named after the local volcanic territory in the region.

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Location: Situated on the Titolo lava channel at 650 meters of Altitude.

Vineyards: Located within the commune of Barile, at the heart of the Aglianico production zone.

Soil Type: Volcanic lava and ash mix, known locally as “pozzolana”.

Size of Estate: 7 Ha (17,3 acres).

Area planted to vine: 6 Ha (14,8 acres).

Vine Trellising Methods: Multiple parcels utilizing the Short Guyot and “Capanno” methods.

Harvest Dates: Last Week of October, always harvested manually with small crates.

Vinification Information: The Aglianico is de-stemmed and crushed in small batches and then fermented in stainless steel with a maximum temperature controlled to 22-24 degrees Celsius. Malolactic fermentation takes place within 100% new French oak barriques and matured for 12 months. The wine is fined in the bottle for an additional 6 months before being released to the market.

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