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COS, 2014 Cerasuolo di Vittoria Classico delle Fontane DOCG


Producer

COS

Vintage

2014

Region

ItalySicilia

Appellation

Cerasuolo di Vittoria Classico delle Fontane DOCG

Varietal

Nero d'Avola, Frappato

Farming

Organic & Biodynamic

Vinification

Skin contact, Indigenous yeast fermented, Concrete Vat Fermented, Large format barrel aged

Soil Type

Sandy loam, Chalky Limestone

60% Nero d’Avola, 40% Frappato di Vittoria. Estate grown in Fontane, Vittoria. 25 year old vines.

Red clay soils with subalpine sands composed of limestone & silica. 230 meters elevation.

Spontaneous fermentation on the skins in concrete vats with indigenous yeasts. Aged in Slavonian oak botti for 24 months followed by 3 months in bottle before release.

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