Ajaccio Rouge “Granit” 2016

Domaine de Vaccelli Vintage 2016 Bottle Sizes 750ml, 1.5L Country France Region Corsica Appellation Ajaccio Wine Type Red - Still Varietals Sciaccarellu Farming Organic Vineyard From a 1.32 ha old vine parcel on "Sciaccarellu du Milieu" planted on a south-east facing granite slope. Soil Granite. Viticulture Vineyards are farmed using organic principles. All vineyard work is done by hand. Yields are approximately 40hl/ ha. Vines are planted at a density of 3,333 to 4,202 plants/ ha. Vinification 24 hour maceration before fermentation occurs in stainless steel tanks with native yeasts. The juice is pumped over once daily for 10 days. Aging Aged for 17 months in a combination of concrete eggs and 600L demi-muids (around 15% new). The wine is racked back to inox tank for one month before bottling. Production 8,000 bottles produced. Back to Current Releases