Lugana DOC Tenuta Maiolo 2007
Tasting Notes: Shell fish and crustaceans also served as sauce for pasta and risotto, steam fish. Best Drink in 3 years On Sale: 5 months after the harvest Clima: Regular Percentage Grape: Trebbiano di Lugana 100 % Production 10.000 kilograms / hectare % Conversion in Wine 60% Soil: Calcareo argilloso Vineyard: Guyot Plants for Hectares: 4400 plants per hectars at 2,90 m x 0,80 m Medium Palnts Age: 20 - 25 anni Roots: SO4 Type of Harvest: Manual Vinification Length: Skin Contact Time: for 12 hours 10 °C Vinification Method: Alcoholic and malolactic Vinification Temperature: 14 - 15° C Extract: 20 g Alcohol Percentage: 13 % PH: 3,40 Sugar Rate: 0-5 g/l Total Acidity: 5,80
The Maiolo family have been involved in the Margaret River region since the 1950's. The first plantings commenced in 1988. The Winery was built and completed in 1999 and the first vintage from that year produced 1,500 cases. The image we have chosen for our label is of a Calabrian village called "Placanica" This village is located in the southern regions of Italy and is the birthplace of Tony Maiolo.