05Ruchè di Castagnole Monferrato D.O.C.G. “Xenio”
Colour: Ruby Red.
Bouquet: Intense,floral (rose, violet) and spicy.
Taste: Dry, harmonic and velvety.
Conservation: consumed young it has more fruity and floral sensations, with aging it becomes more austere and complex.
Serving Temperature: 16-18°C.
Serving Suggestions: salami and ham, seasoned and unseasoned cheeses and also with dark chocolate.
Varietal: 100% Ruchè from Castagnole Monferrato.
Alcohol Content: 14 % vol.
Origin of the Grapes: Castagnole Monferrato.
Land: Lime with a high limestone content and south-western exposure.
Average Vine Age: 20 years.
Yield per Hectare: 80 quintals.
Method of Vinification: Traditional with controlled maceration with pumping over of the fermenting must and punching and plunging of the cap during fermentation.
Duration of Maceration: 6 days.