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Giancarlo Ceci
Parco Marano Nero di Troia Castel del Monte DOCG
Puglia
This wine is made with 100% Uva di Troia, a native grape of Puglia, in particular of the areas around Andria and Barletta, in the province of Bari. Parco Marano is the name given by the Ceci family to the parcel of land where the vineyard lies

Owner: Giancarlo Ceci
Website: www.agrinatura.net
Winemaker: Lorenzo Landi
Type: Red wine
Varietals: 100% Uva di Troia

Vineyard Location: Andria (BT)
Orientation: South East
Elevation: 220 m a.s.l.
Vines Planted: 2004
Trellising: Spurred cordon
Vines/Acre: 5,000/Ha
Soil: Calcareous and rocky

Vinification
After destemming, the must and the pulp undergo a maceration on the skins for about 24 days with frequent delestages. Fermentation takes place in stainless - steel tanks at the controlled temperature of 28 °C

Aging Process
The wine ages in french oak barriques for 14 months, and, after bottling, for further 12 months in the cellar

Tasting Notes
Color: Bright ruby color
Bouquet: The nose is intense and complex, with notes of dry flowers and spicy dark sensations of rhubarb, cloves and Indian Ink
Flavor: Gentle on the palate with a smooth tannin and a long pleasant finish reminiscent of the Pugliese Mediterranean scrub
Pairings: Ideal with rosted meat, ragu sauces, legume soups, and aged cheeses

Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Residual Sugar: 0.2 g/L
Serving Temperature: 64 °F
Production: 30,000 bts