(MARUGGIO – TARANTO) (MARUGGIO – TARANTO) Masseria Borgo dei Trulli a Maruggio, in provincia di Taranto produce vini rossi e bianchi pugliesi quali Primitivo, Negroamaro, Vermentino, Malvasia Bianca, Fiano, Sauvignon Bianco, oltre alle uve coltivate a Negroamaro e Malvasia Nera, per il Salice Salentino Doc.
The history and terroir of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli
In Puglia the Masserie are part of the landscape and its history, and over time have become a symbol of the local peasant culture of the region.
The charm of the Masserie is indisputable, set between beautiful beaches and sea, or in countryside places surrounded by olive trees and vineyards, where nature, archeology, architecture mix to give rise to a paradise on earth of unforgettable beauty. .
Not least for its charm and history is La Masseria Borgo dei Trulli, located in the heart of Salento, and created by the oenologist Alessandro Michelon. His dream consisted in creating high quality wines that could fully exploit the extraordinary enological potential of this territory, favored by a unique terroir and a very rich biodiversity of native vines.
To date, the wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli come from about 37 hectares in the province of Taranto, divided between the areas of Sava, Manduria and Maruggio, where the winery is also located.
The Philosophy of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli wines
In recent decades, Puglia has seen its visibility grow and entrepreneurs of the caliber of Alessandro Michelon have fully exploited this Apulian wave.
This project aims to produce wines from indigenous grapes that fully express the typicality of the area in which they are grown, respecting the environment and safeguarding its quality, for a production of excellence recognized nationally and internationally.
The cultivation is mainly done with Primitivo, Negroamaro, Vermentino, Malvasia Bianca, Fiano, Sauvignon Bianco grapes, in addition to the grapes grown in Negroamaro and Malvasia Nera, for the Salice Salentino DOC, in the municipality of Guagnano, in the province of Lecce.
Terroir of the wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli
In fact, the vineyards from which the wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli are born are four: in the first the Roselle vineyard, of about 12 hectares that surrounds the cellar, mainly red grapes are cultivated, in particular Primitivo and Negroamaro.
In the second, the Pasano vineyard of about 15 hectares, almost 8 kilometers by road from the winery, grows white varieties such as Vermentino, Sauvignon and Malvasia, as well as Negroamaro and Primitivo.
In the third vineyard, the Salice Salentino, of about 5 hectares, located in the heart of the Salice Salentino DOC production area, in the Salento plain, which is about 35 km by road from the winery and where grapes used for the production of Salice Salentino DOC are grown. Reserve.
Primitivo grapes are grown in the fourth vineyard in Monaco Mirante, about 5 hectares and located 100 meters from the sea on the Ionian coast, not far from the town of Campomarino.
The climate from which the wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli are born is typically Mediterranean, favored by the thermoregulatory action of the Ionian Sea. The cool sea breeze mitigates the heat by caressing the vines in the summer months, while the hilly altitudes contribute with good temperature ranges, providential for the fineness of the aromas and the perfect ripeness of the grapes.
Wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli
The cellar from which the wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli are born is equipped with the best technologies to support the entire production process: from the harvest of the grapes to bottling and is about 5 km from the Ionian Sea as the crow flies.
Among the wines of Masseria Borgo dei Trulli we find wines such as Salice Salentino Riserva, with prolonged refinement and aromas of great eloquence, the Primitivo di Manduria, intense and voluminous, to Vermentino Salento, fresh and savory passing from the Spumante Brut Organic, a sparkling wine of great immediacy, ideal for aperitifs and seafood dishes.
The wines of Masseria Borgo del Trulli are characterized by great balance, flavor and aromatic expressiveness, a sensational testimony that enhances the oenological potential of Salento.
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Information & Contacts Masseria Borgo dei Trulli
Address: Località Roselle sn – SP130, 74020 Maruggio (TA)
Phone: +39 346 181 2119
Tasting on the farm: YES
Direct Sale: YES