PETRICCI E DEL PIANTA, estate in the Val di Cornia DOC on the Costa degli Etruschi (Etruscan coast) in Tuscany.

OWNER | Petricci family.

STAFF | Consuultant oen: Marco Stefanini.

VINEYARDS | Dry farmed. Cordon only. 4,800 vines/ha. The main crops are grapes and olives. The farm extends over 22 hectares. 100 metres.

VITICULTURE | Pesticides are only used when absolutely necessary.

WHITE WINES

TOSCANA BIANCO, FABULA | 2003 100% Vermentino.

VAL DI CORNIA BIANCO DOC, BIANCO DI CASETTA | 2003 60% Trebbiano, 20% Malvasia Bianca, 20% Vermentino.

RED WINES

TOSCANA ROSSO, CEROSECCO | 2002 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 50% Merlot.

VAL DI CORNIA ROSSO DOC, ALBATRONE | 2003 Sangiovese.

VAL DI CORNIA ROSSO DOC, BUCA DI CLEONTE | 2001 70% Sangiovese + 30% Cabernet Sauvignon.

SWEET RED WINES

VAL DI CORNIA ROSSO ALEATICO DOC, STILLO | 2003 100% Aleatico. Very elegant, lovely wild fruit, sweetness in harmony with the alcohol; moreish, yummy but fresh too; very good length; great at the Bolgheri wine route office 22 Feb 2005.

CONTACT

Azienda Agricola Petricci e Del Pianta, Loc. San Lorenzo, 20 – I-57028 Suvereto (LI = Livorno), Italy | +39 0565.845140 | www.petriccidelpianta.it