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DELLA BRAVA ALYSON
This wine perfectly reflects the authenticity of Capaccia. The combination of high elevation, southern exposure and soil content allow for the Sangiovese grapes to ripen perfectly in any growing season. The 2015 season was cooler and wetter than most, but with the ample sun exposure and ideal soil drainage of Capaccia’s vineyards, the grapes ripened evenly and created a beautiful wine. This wine aged for a year in large wine casks to ensure that our delicate fruit notes were not overpowered by the oak tannins. Our goal was to create a wine that reflects our terroir and has the structure to be cellared long after its release. Thi
Variety95% Sangiovese 5% AncellottaVineyardCapaccia, GorazzanoVine density5000 vines / hectareTrellisingCordon trained, spur prunedVinificationWhole berry destemming, fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks for 2 weeks, pump-over and delestage throughout the fermentationAgingWine is aged 18 months in 1500 liter traditional oak casks.