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Monferrato Rosso D.O.C. Furmjia

Grape Varietal:  100% Syrah   
Vintage: 2006
Vineyard: Furmjia
Zone of Production: Costigliole d’Asti
Year Planted: 2002
Exposure of Vineyard:  West
Soil: calcareous clay
Altitude of Vineyard: 279 s.l.m.
Green Harvest: beginning of August
Harvest: mid September
Alcohol Content: 14.00%
Vinification:  -Hand harvested using small baskets
                       -Grapes pass through a crusher de-stemmer
                       -Fermentation in cement casks
Aging:    -Aged in French oak barriques for 24 months
               -Aged in bottle for at least 24 months

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