IT-PZO-50-16

Vino Bianco 'Musco', Palazzone

Vino Bianco 'Musco', Palazzone
  • Traditional Orvieto wine as it was in the 19th century
  • From a single parcel of mixed vines at 350 meters above sea level
  • Exclusively Procanico, Verdello, and Malvasia, a field blend of these varieties
  • Sedimentary clay and limestone soils from 3 million years ago
  • Harvested and vinified together
  • Cellared in an ancient Etruscan tomb dug out of volcanic tuff
  • Spontaneous fermentation with indigenous yeasts
  • Fermented in an open chestnut cask for 4-6 days
  • Aged in a chestnut barrel for 1 year, followed by 8 months in demijohn
  • Bottled and sealed with wax by hand
  • No electricity is used in the production of this wine
  • 133 cases produced each year
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
Italy
Region:
Umbria
Appellation:
Orvieto
Variety:
Blend - Other
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic