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The Vine Leaf
Balancing element between the grapes and the sun, essential for the health of the bunch.
The Farmer
The most important element: the manual labor in the vine.
The Tractor
The best friend of the vinedresser, always present at the right times.
The Barrel
Symbol par excellence of wine aging, representing the necessary patience to obtain valid results.
The Night
The regenerating element of our vines: the cool and quiet night of Salento.
Lupus in Fabula
A Latin motto as a symbol of the structure inherent in this very harmonious wine.
The Sun
Primary source of energy and structure of the wine.
The Organoleptic Testing
An invitation not only to drink but also to taste our wines, to best enjoy all their features.
The Tobacco
The intriguing aromatic undertone, which is also typical of Syrah.
The Scissors
Faithful companion of the harvest of our grapes, handpicked in small baskets.
The Pagliara
Symbol of Salento: it represents the solid and ancient strength of Negroamaro.
Male and Female
The perfect union between the masculine strength of Negroamaro and the intriguing complexity of Syrah.
The Heart
Love and Passion: the secret ingredients of our wines.
The Heart
Love and Passion: the secret ingredients of our wines.
The Cut Grass
A marked vegetal note, fresh and immediate.
The Grape
Daughter of the soil and the labor, mother of our wines.
The Rooster
Symbol of France: it represents the multicolor and forceful character of Syrah.
The Sea
The Ionian and Adriatic Seas, present in all of our wines with their salty notes.
The Compass Rose
The internationality and eclecticism of Syrah, since its uncertain origins until today’s cultivation in different lands, with unique and surprising results.
The Pepper
The unobtrusive presence of a characteristic aroma of Syrah.
The Wind
The element that most characterizes our land, bringing unique scents to Salento’s grapes.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.
Fabula
The fairy tale (fabula) of a dream come true: the passion of our founder Romaldo for the eclectic Syrah, reread by his own land and Negroamaro grapes. A fascinating balance between structure and complexity, softness and solidity.



FABULA

Designation: Salento IGP
Grape varieties: Negroamaro, Syrah
Alcohol by volume: 13,5%
Oenologist: Goffredo Agostini - Gruppo Matura

TASTING NOTES

Colour: ruby red with light purple shades.
Bouquet: very attractive impact, thanks to the immediate notes of cut grass and black pepper, with a background of tobacco.
Flavour: entry on the palate with a great freshness and drinkability, followed by the balance and roundness at the center of the mouth. Strong varietal notes of spices and cocoa in the aftertaste.

VINEYARD CHARACTERISTICS

Production: Seclì e Galatone (Lecce)
Year of planting: 2005
Exposure: east
Altitude: 76 MSL
Soil type: medium-textured, with higher proportion of clay.
Plant density: 4000 plants per ha.
Training system: spurred cordon (m 2,2 x 1).
Vintage period: Negroamaro mid-September, Syrah end of August.
Method of harvesting: hand picking in small baskets.
Grape yield: 12 t/ha
Wine yield: 90 hl/ha

VINIFICATION AND AGING

Pressing: crusher/destemmer
Fermentation: stainless steel tanks.
Fermentation temperature: 26°C
Fermentation time and maceration with skin contact: 15-20 days.
Malolactic fermentation: spontaneous in steel tanks.
Aging: 12 months in steel tanks, 6 months in used French oak barrique.

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