Lo Sfuso di Collina, 2019

By Monteforche

  • Region: Veneto
  • Country: Italy
  • Colour: Red
  • Grape Varieties: Blend of Cabernet Franc and a number of heirloom varietals
  • Soil type: Clay, Marl
  • Vessel type: Cement - Other
  • Unfined.
  • Unfiltered.
  • No added sulphites.

Notes on additives, aids & processing used:

  • Total Sulphites: 15 mg/L
  • This wine is fermented spontaneously.
  • Other Information:Alcohol:12% Bottle size:75cl Average age of vines:50 years A couple of weeks on skins before ageing in cement for nine months. A spritely wine that often carries a little spritz upon opening, the nose laden with pepper, the palate full of little black fruits. A bottle to reach for time and time again. A tribute to the kind of wines Alfonso’s father and grandfather were making on this farm for many years.

About Monteforche

Veneto, Italy

Alfonso farms his vines organically, undertaking all of the vineyard work himself. The wines are fermented on the skins with wild yeasts and rest on their lees in concrete vats until bottling.