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COS, 2017 Pithos Rosso, Vittoria Rosso DOC


Producer

COS

Vintage

2017

Region

Italy

Appellation

Pithos Rosso

Cuvée

Vittoria Rosso DOC

Farming

Organic & Biodynamic

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

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

Spontaneous fermentation on the skins in terracotta amphorae with indigenous yeasts. Aged in amphorae for 9 months followed by 3 months in bottle before release.

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