Le Monde

Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso – 2017

Region: Italy - Fruli Venizia Giulia

Le Monde

Le Monde lies between the banks of the Livenza and Meduna rivers, close to the border between the provinces of Treviso and Pordenone in Friuli Grave. The winery headquarters, built in the eighteenth century maintains the architectural characteristics of the time. Originally property of the Pistoni family, the wine farm together with the vineyards was acquired Alex Maccan in 2008. Alex is now the owner and winemaker.

Grapes / Soils

Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso Planted 1980 Argillaceous, calcareous, rich in micro-elements 6 ha

The Wine

Vineyard Profile
  • Soils: Argillaceous, calcareous, rich in micro-nutrients
  • Training system: Guyot
  • Planting density: 5000 plants/ha
  • Vineyard age: 36 years
  • Harvest: Late September
Harvest Notes
  • Harvest: late September
  • Selected grapes are vinified with maceration from 12-15 days
  • Daily plunging at controlled temperature
  • Malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks
  • Bottle aging for 6 months
Winemaker's Notes

Strong ruby red color with violent tints. Enveloping, elegant musk fragrances with hints of wild berries. Aristocratic and very elegant.

Wine Summary

100% Refosco dal Penduncolo; alcohol: 13%; 12-15 day maceration with daily plunging; malolactic fermentation completed in stainless steel tanks; bottle aged for 6 months.

Technical Information
  • 100% Refosco dal Penducolo Rosso grapes
  • Alcohol: 13%

General Info

Country Italy
Region Friuli Venezia Giulia
Appellation(s) DOC Friuli Grave
Proprietors Alex Maccan
Founded 1970
Winemaker Giovanni Ruzzene
Annual Production 220,000 Bottles
Farming (Sustainable, organic, biodynamic) Sustainable