Gipeto®

Primitivo Rosso DOC Gioia del Colle

Gipeto is a bird of rare beauty, finely expressed in the strong and austere character of this Primitivo, an authentic interpretation of the Gioia del Colle Doc.

Grapes
100% Primitivo

Production area
Sammichele di Bari (Ba), Gioia del Colle (Ba), Turi (Ba)

Climate
Warm humid

Soil
Calcareous clay

Training System
On espaliers with Guyot pruning

Harvest period
First decade of September, hand-picked into crates

Vinification
Destemming - Maceration in stainless steel vats for about 15 days with various pumping over phases - Fermentation with selected yeasts at a temperature of 20°-21°C followed by pressing

Maturation and ageing
Stainless steel vats - Allier barriques for about 8 months

Characteristics
Ruby red color with flashes of garnet. Clear notes of sweet spices, cherries and ripe plums and a finish of licorice and tobacco on the nose. A decisive, deep and enveloping taste with velvety tannins and spicy notes in the finish

Alcohol
15% vol.

Pairing
Beef fillet, grilled meats. Smoked and aged local cheeses. Pasta with meat

Serving temperature
16-18° C

Bottle size
75 cl

Notes
Ideal for gifting to friends who appreciate authentic wines from Puglia, for moments of tasting in total relaxation in front of the crackling warmth of a fireplace