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ROSSO PICENO, DOP, 2015
Antica Azienda Agricola Vagnoni Molina


The old farm, Vagnoni Molina, is a small viniculture of Piceno located in southern Marche, near the town of Offida, very close to the border of Abruzzo. The most common grape
varieties grown in
Piceno are Montepulciano, Sangiovese, Merlot, Passerina and Pecorino.


Tasting Notes: It exhibits notes of violets on the nose, with a fresh, fruity flavor. Meant to be consumed young, with lighter fare.

Region: Marche
Classification:  Piceno DOP
Area of Production:  Castorano, Province of Ascoli Piceno
Grape Variety:  50% Montepulciano, 50% Sangiovese
Soil:  Clay and Chalk
Average Age of Vines 10-15 years
Trellising System:  Cordone Speronato
Spacing of Plants: 2.90 meters by rows - 90cm apart
Production per Acre 4.46 tons
Vinification Technique:  Stainless Steel 16°-18°
Maturation:  6 to 12 months in stainless steel before bottling
Total Acidity: 5.2  g/l
Residual Sugar: 3-3.5  g/l
PH:  3.65
Alcohol: 12.50%
Total Cases Produced:  830