Strong, enduring, structured.
The fireplace “capofochi” of the old Umbrian farmhouses, gives the name to a wine that transmits heat, sociality and elegance. In Capofoco, Gamay del Trasimeno, belonging to the family of the Grenaches and cultivated from more than 400 years on the shores of the Trasimeno lake, is expressed at its’ most in combining with Merlot coming from the most ancient vineyards of the Farm and also to a small percentage of Montepulciano, inserted again among the varieties of Madrevite in an expression typical of the enology of central Italy. Thanks to a refinement in French oak casks, Capofoco is able to develop and endure many years.
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Madrevite is propriety of the Chiucchiurlotto family, which has cultivated the grapevine for 3 generations.
Vinification: harvesting is done manually with careful selection of grapes. The spontaneus fermentation without the use of added yeast, is followed by maceration on the skins for 21-28 days with frequent pumping and delestages.
1500 ml, 750 ml