A reserved, almost impenetrable, austere wine that give itself with parsimony, in a youth that speaks of a very long life.


Production area: municipality of San Cipriano Picentino (SA).
Soil: medium composition, rich in texture. Exposure to south-west, hills.
First year of production: 1993.
Grapes: Total personal ownership (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Aglianico).
Winemaking: long skin maceration (20 days).
Fermentation: in stainless steel, after draining of 15%. Average duration of the fermentation: 21 days.
Malolactic fermentation: done
Ageing: 12 months in 225lt new and second usage barriques made of Nevers and Allier and Troncais oak.
Maturation: in bottle for 6 months before release.
Chemical properties: Alcohol 13,5% vol. Ac. Tot. 5.3 gr/lt. Dry extract 37 gr/lt. PH 3.7.


Guida Oro i Vini di Veronelli 95/100
Luca Maroni 88/100
Duemila Vini Ais 5/5
Gambero Rosso 3/3
The Wine Advocate 94+/100