Vineyards

Portella della Ginestra

  • Location
  • Monreale (PA)
  • Region
  • Portella della Ginestra
  • Position (gps)
  • 37° 58' 19.96" N - 13° 14' 17.96" E
  • Origin
  • Confiscated from Bernardo Brusca
  • Altitude
  • 950 m a.s.l.
  • Vineyard surface
  • Hectares 1.5
  • Grape varieties
  • Nerello Mascalese, Nerello Cappuccio and Nocera
  • Planting system
  • “Alberello”, bush vines, 4,200 plants/hectare
  • Pruining system
  • Guyot, vineyard management Simonit&Sirch
  • Planting year
  • 2011
  • Yield per ha
  • 4.5 t/hectare
  • Harvesting time
  • End of September, first days of October
  • Prevalent Exposition
  • North-West
  • Soil
  • Regosols, brown, calcareous with many coarse rock fragments and outcrops, sub-alkaline pH
Portella della Ginestra