This limited edition wine is a pure expression of Merlot and was made from the manual selection of Chiesa del Carmine vineyard’s best grapes. It’s a fruity and delicate rosé. Organic farming guidelines were followed in producing it.

It has a vivid, bright pink colour and notes of cherry with hints of violet on then nose. Smooth and harmonious, yet intense, it has a pleasantly fruity persistence.

 

This limited edition wine is a pure expression of Merlot and was made from the manual selection of Chiesa del Carmine vineyard’s best grapes. It’s a fruity and delicate rosé. Organic farming guidelines were followed in producing it.

It has a vivid, bright pink colour and notes of cherry with hints of violet on then nose. Smooth and harmonious, yet intense, it has a pleasantly fruity persistence.

 

Rosabella della Chiesa 2018

Tasting Notes

Serving suggestion: Perfect for aperitifs, it also goes well with fish and semi-seasoned cheeses.

Serving temperature: 8 – 10 degrees

Alcohol content: 12.5%

Vineyard

Grapes: Merlot 100%

Altitude: From 270 to 325 metres a.s.l. (from 885 feet to 1,066 feet). South westerly facing exposure.

Soil type: Calcareous soil, loam clay structure rich in alberese and quartz stones, and other rock fragments.

Yield per hectare: Less than 5 tonne (5,000 kilograms) per hectare.

Training system: Double Guyot

Vine density: 5,000 vines per hectare / 2,023 plants per acre.

Vinification

Harvest: The grapes were hand-picked and bunch selected at the end of August.

Vinification: Softly pressed and fermented at a constant temperature in stainless steel vats.

Annual production: 1,500 bottles.

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