Rosé Di LuLú 2015

Botromagno

  1. Home
  2. Our Brands
  3. Botromagno
  4. Rosé Di LuLú

Rosé di Lulù features fruit from the single-vineyard Vigna de Trono planted over 50 years ago to Nero di Troia. At once aromatic and highly savory in character, Nero di Troia (also: Uva di Troia), is a significant and fine grape variety native to Puglia. Botromagno excels in producing red wines from this grape, and has also turned to the rosato option to great success. High elevation fruit at 700 meters ASL yields aromatic berries, and stainless stell fermentation and aging ensures ideal expression and freshness.

Tasting Notes

Inherently a highly aromatic red grape, Nero di Troia thrives in sandy soils of the Gravina area in upper, inland Puglia. Sandy soils and high elevation (600 meters a.s.l.) intensify the aromatic profile of this rosato, building a robust red berry and cherry profile. Expect more of a commanding structure and defined textural elements on the palate.

Food Pairing

Expect to find a range of reasons to explore Nero di Troia. Its utilitarian flexibility holds no bias at the table; it excels with roasted vegetables, white meats and richer crudo.

Vineyard & Production Info
Production area/appellation:
Murgia IGP
Vineyard name:
Vigna del Trono
Vineyard size:
8 acres
Soil composition:
Sand and limestone
Training method:
Guyot Spur-pruned
Elevation:
2,145 feet
Vines/acre:
2,200
Yield/acre:
0.3 tons
Exposure:
Southwestern
Year vineyard planted:
2001
First vintage of this wine:
2012
Bottles produced of this wine:
3,000
Winemaking & Aging
Varietal composition:
100% Nero di Troia
Fermentation container:
Stainless steel tanks
Length of alcoholic fermentation:
20 days
Fermentation temperature:
59 °F
Malolactic fermentation:
Yes
Type of aging container:
Stainless steel tanks
Size of aging container:
25 HL
Length of aging before bottling:
5 months in stainless steel
Analytical Data
Alcohol:
14.0 %
pH level:
3.4
Residual sugar:
0.3 g/L
Acidity:
5.2 g/L
Dry extract:
18.6 g/L

Other Wines you may like from

Botromagno

Gravina Bianco (Organic Grapes) DOP

Greco & Greco-based Blends

View Details

Poggio al Bosco Gravina Bianco (Organic Grapes) DOP

Greco & Greco-based Blends

View Details

Primitivo Murgia Rosso IGP

Other Red Grape or Blend

View Details

Nero di Troia Murgia Rosso IGP

Other Red Grape or Blend

View Details

Pier delle Vigne Murgia IGT

Aglianico & Aglianico-based Blends

View Details

Gravisano Passito di Malvasia Murgia IGT

Other White Grape or Blend

View Details