Vineyards

Pietra Longa

  • Location
  • Monreale (PA)
  • Region
  • Pietralunga
  • Position (gps)
  • 37° 54' 21.65" N - 13° 13' 3.09" E
  • Origin
  • Confiscated from Simonetti, Riina’s clan
  • Altitude
  • 550 m a.s.l.
  • Vineyard surface
  • Hectares 3.87
  • Grape varieties
  • Grillo
  • Planting system
  • VSP trellis, 5,200 plants/hectare
  • Pruining system
  • Guyot, vineyard management Simonit&Sirch
  • Planting year
  • 2004
  • Yield per ha
  • 4 tons/hectare
  • Harvesting time
  • Second half of August
  • Prevalent Exposition
  • South-East
  • Soil
  • Clay-rich soil (clay 44.0%, sand 36.4%, silt 19.6%) with coarse rock fragments and outcrops, sub-alkaline Ph, and coherent structure
Pietra Longa