Vineyards

Saladino

  • Location
  • Monreale (PA)
  • Region
  • Saladino
  • Position (gps)
  • 37° 53' 3.85" N - 13° 18' 4.98" E
  • Origin
  • Confiscated from Grizzafi, Brusca’s clan
  • Altitude
  • 550 m a.s.l.
  • Vineyard surface
  • Hectares 6.24
  • Grape varieties
  • Syrah and Merlot
  • Planting system
  • VSP trellis, 5,200 plants/hectare
  • Pruining system
  • Guyot, vineyard management Simonit&Sirch
  • Planting year
  • 2004
  • Yield per ha
  • 5 - 8 tons/hectare
  • Harvesting time
  • First half of September
  • Prevalent Exposition
  • South
  • Soil
  • Highly impermeable, sub-alkaline Ph, structure not very consistent, sandy-clayey (clay 42.8%, sand 36.7%, silt 20.5%), poor in limestone and organic matter
Saladino