After the new wine is drained off the pomace, it begins the lengthy process of maturation. The winemaker, relying on his formidable professional experience and sensory expertise, and on the qualities of the various varietal wines, creates a series of individual wine lots, which later can be assembled into the final blend.
It is at this point that the wine will undergo the transformations that are stimulated and produced by its container: OAK.
A few years pass, and the miracle is complete
A few years pass, and the miracle is complete:
RUIT HORA “The hour hastens,” from the Odi barbare collection of poems by Giosuè Carducci
LEVIA GRAVIA “Heavy things, light things", by Giosuè Carducci.