Rocca di Frassinello
The image used on the label represents the “Maremma cowboy” a symbol of elegance and strength typical of the earth of Maremma. Still today Ornello is the name of the lance wood used to move the cattle. The only one with Syrah, a full and rich wine with a nice elegance and freshness, typical of Rocca di Frassinello style.
Denomination: Red wine IGT Maremma Toscana
Yearly bottle production: 50.000
Grapes: 40% Sangioveto, 20% Syrah, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot.
Vinification: in steel vats for 15 days at a controlled temperature
Malolactic fermentation: Done
Ageing: 10 months in barrique
Bottle refinement: 6 months
Wood type: Barrique of 225 lt
Harvest: first half of September
Hectare gain: 55 q.li/ha
Vineyards height: 90 mt. s.l.m.
Plant density: 5900
Age of productive vines: 7 years
Growth system: Spurred cordon
Ground Type: Medium mixture rich of skeletonRegion Toscana
Grapes Used: Sangioveto 40%Cabernet Sauvignon 20% Merlot 20% Syrah 20%