La Villana - Rosato
Joy Kull tends the vines of her Azienda Agricola, La Villana, on the slopes of the crater lake Lago di Bolsena north of Rome. The authochthonous grapes Joy grows are nurtured by the volcanic soils of the crater at moderate altitude and enjoy ideal sun exposure and dry winds.
Aleatico suffers the most from a rainy season. It typically rots before it ripens and that was the case this year. So we blended the little Aleatico we had with some Sangiovese for this year’s Rosato. A grapefruit bomb with lots of acidity. 11.8% Alc.