Rosso 'Ognostro' - Marco Tinessa - 2010

£62.00Price
  • Origin

    Campania / Italy

  • Style

    Red

  • Grape Variety

    Aglianico

  • Production

    Practicing Organic

  • ABV

    14.5 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from a small plot with 50 year old vines in volcanic soil planted at 400m altitude

     

    Harvested in late October

     

    De-stemmed and macerated for 30 days in fibreglass tanks before fermentation

     

    Aged 2 years in concrete tank and ceramic amphorae

     

    Bottled unfined and unfiltered

  • Tasting Notes

    Dark and broody, yet retaining a fair amount of acidity and softened tannins providing a pleasant grippiness. Dark prunes and dates on the palate with violets, spice, herbs and earth all at play.