Almerita Rosè

Estate Regaleali

Almerita Rosè

Vintage 2014

A extra brut version of the Pinot Nero from Regaleali. Made with 85% of the indicated grapes and re-fermented in the bottle on the lees for 36 months. It has an antique pink color, a fine and continuous perlage with typical hints of this variety, and elegant red fruit.

  • Grapes: Pinot Nero
  • Appellation: Sicilia DOC
  • Production area: Regaleali Estate – Palermo – Sicily
  • Vineyards: Piana Case Vecchie ha 6
  • Soil: deep, clayey and fine, lightly calcareous
  • Elevation of vineyards: 480 m a.s.l.
  • Vineyard exposure: south/west
  • Training system: espalier
  • Pruning system: guyot
  • Vines per ha: 4,630
  • Dry grapes yield per ha: 70 ql
  • Harvest period: August 14th
  • Weather pattern: A cool spring with a significant amount of rainfall created the perfect conditions for the development of the vines and a good beginning of the ripening process. Summer was cool with no rain.
  • Production method: classic method with refermentation in bottle
  • On yeast: 36 months
  • Fermentation temperature: 13/14°C
  • Malolactic fermentation: fully developed
  • Degorgement: July 2018
  • Dosage: Extra Brut
  • Alcohol content: 12.5% Vol.
  • Wine analytical data: pH 3,3 – TA 6,8 g/l – RS 5,2 g/l – ET 23,2 g/l

awards

  • Event: 6° Concorso Nazionale Spumanti d'Italia - Valdobbiadene
  • Year: 2007
  • Prize or title conferred: Diploma di Merito
  • Vintage: 2004
  • Event: Guida Vini di Sicilia del Giornale di Sicilia - Palermo
  • Year: 2009
  • Prize or title conferred: Cinque Stelle e Super Premio Miglior Spumante
  • Vintage: 2005
Almerita Rosè