COS 2017 'Rami' White Blend, Terre Siciliane IGP
Item Number: 12691
Sub Region: Ragusa
Appellation/AVA: Terre Siciliane IGP
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 50% Insolia / 50% Grecanico
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 12
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Red with subalpine sands and limestone with layers of clay and calcareous tufa
Elevation: 230 meters asl
Vineyard Notes: The wine is produced from 12-year-old Insolia and Grecanico grapes sourced from estate vineyards in Fontane and Bastonaca in the Vittoria region.
Vinification Notes: Spontaneous fermentation on the skins occurs with indigenous yeast in concrete tanks. Rami normally spends 15 days on the skins. The wine ages in concrete vats for nine months followed by three months in the bottle before release.