Quintarelli

2005 Quintarelli Rosso Ca del Merlo

$99.99

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Rosso Ca’ del Merlo IGT:
• A single vineyard bottling
• 50% of grapes are pressed immediately after harvest, 50% are dried for 2 months
• After 3-4 days of maceration, primary fermentation starts with indigenous yeasts
• Wine is racked and then sits until February
• Wine is racked onto the lees of the Amarone which starts a second alcoholic fermentation (this
process is called ripasso)
• After this fermentation, the wine is racked into large Slavonian oak barrels for seven years