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Emilia Romagna
Tenuta Pederzana
Puntamora Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro DOC
Emilia Romagna

The grapes for Puntamora are harvested in late October in order to obtain the ripest grapes possible. The Ancellotta are cut in mid-September, but left to dry on the trellising wires before vinification. This wine can be enjoyed young, but it shows best after a couple of years of aging

Owner: Gibellini Family
Website: www.tenutapederzana.it
Winemaker: Francesco Gibellini
Type: Red wine
Varietals: 100% Grasparossa

Vineyard Location: Castelvetro, Localita` Solignano Vecchio
Orientation: Southeast
Elevation: 660 ft
Trellising: Guyot
Soil: Mixed calcareous clay

Maceration on the skins for seven days at a maximum of 78°F in stainless steel

Aging Process
In stainless steel for 7-10 months followed by ‘prise de mousse’ using the Charmat method

Tasting Notes
Color: Brilliant and intese vermilion with purplish highlights
Bouquet: Attractive vinous, reminiscent of ripe morello cherries and wild berries
Flavor: Full and well-balanced; sweetness of the fruit is counterbalanced by the gentle tannins, leaving the plate pleasingly dry
Pairings: Perfect with sweet focaccia, tarts and cookies; it pairs well with pumpkin pasta dishes, young Parmigiano Reggiano and other mild cheeses

Alcohol Content: 12.5%
Serving Temperature: 52°F
Production: 15,000 bottles