Fattoria Moretto Pignoletto dell'Emilia Bianco Frizzante Secco NV Fattoria Moretto Pignoletto dell'Emilia Bianco Frizzante Secco NV Fattoria Moretto Pignoletto dell'Emilia Bianco Frizzante Secco NV Download PDF

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Winery Fattoria Moretto
SupplierKermit Lynch Wine Merchant
VarietiesGrechetto Gentile
Farming Practicescertified organic
Soilssandy clay
Trellis systemspurred cordon training
Hectares/Acres0.5 ha
ExposureS-SE
Harvest Techniqueby hand
Year Vines Were Plantedlate 1980's
Yeastselected
Fermentationdirect press / stainless steel fermentation
Maturationn/a
Filterno
Finingno
Alcohol12%
Item NoITKL2003
Size750ml
Bottle Case12
Country Italy
Region Emilia Romagna
Sub-region
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From Kermit Lynch Wine Merchants:

“Moretto is to Lambrusco what Tempier and Terrebrune are to rosé. It reminds me of the best reds of Bandol and Tuscany, with herbs like thyme, and a sort of dusty mineral quality, like you find in some of the top Bordeaux and Tuscan wines.” - Kermit Lynch

• Vineyards face south-southeast

• Spurred cordon training

• Manual harvest

• 5000 vines / ha

• Rosé juice is obtained by direct press; does not undergo malolactic fermentation • Wines undergo fermentation with natural yeasts • Fermented and aged in stainless steel

• Charmat method