2019, Alea Viva

2019, Occhipinti, Alea Viva
NO ADDED SO2

2019, Alea Viva

Grape

Aleatico

Type

Red wine

Country

Italy

Region

Lazio

This is a red wine made from vines planted on the volcanic slopes of Lake Bolsena, the largest volcanic lake in Europe.

The highly aromatic nose offers notes of wild raspberry and lively dark fruits - the taste is surprisingly fresh and vibrant 

Regular price 185,00 kr
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Maturation

Steel tanks

Total SO2

No added SO2

Appellation

Lazio

Vine age

-

Production

Hand harvest

Bottle size

0,75 L

NO ADDED SO2
Andrea Occhipinti

Italy · Lazio

Andrea Occhipinti in 2004 studied Agriculture on the University Tuscia in Viterbo. His master thesis studied the grape Alieatico which he todays deals with on a daily basis allowing us harvest the fruits of his efforts.

Azienda Agricola Occhipinti is located on the north-west lake wide of the lake Bolsena. Europeas largest lake that is formed from a vulcano crator approximately 370.000 years ago.

His goal is to preserve and improve the authentic grapes Alieatico and Grechetto Rosso, the ones that he believes is best suited for the volcanic soil. Occhipinti believes in thorough methods where tradition and innovation melts perfectly together.