Antonelli 2016 'Anteprima Tonda' Skin Fermented Trebbiano Spoletino, Spoleto DOC
Item Number: 12639
Sub Region: Umbria
Appellation/AVA: Spoleto DOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vineyard Designation: Tonda
Grape(s): 100% Trebbiano Spoletino
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Viticulture: Certified Organic
Elevation: 1150 feet
Trebbiano Spoletino: Trebbiano Spoletino is an ancient grape varietal, once common in the area between Montefalco, Spoleto and Trevi. In recent years it's full potential has been rediscovered, showing versatility in relation to different vinification techniques.
Vineyard Notese: Made from 100% Trebbiano Spoletino, the fruit for the 'Anteprima Tonda' is picked by hand from massale selection of old vines, grown according to the vine training system between maple trees. The vineyard sits on top of a hill with western exposure.
Winemaking Notes: Fermentation occurs spontaneously with native yeast in ceramic amphora without temperature control. This wine's long skin maceration expresses it's terroir in a natural way. The 'Anteprima Tonda' is aged in old oak casks.