Zone: Dealu Dumbala
Plantation year: 1986
Area: 3,5 ha
Production/ ha: 4 500 – 5 000 kg
Patima după Matei is the infinite love for nature and the living things of this place, for traditions and customs, for each plot that we take charge of with care. Patima după Matei reflects the relationship between the land we work daily and the grapes that take the shape and essence of this place.
Area: Dealu Mare
The plantations are located in the northern part of the Dealu Mare vineyard. The Feteasca Neagra plantations are being located in the foothills, on the slope with slight inclinations of 5-15 degrees.
The altitude at which the Fetească Neagră plantations are located is between 80 - 100 meters. The exposure of the land is south-east, the main inclination of the slope being south.
Average annual temperature: 12,6° C
Average temperature during the summer: 23,8° C
Average temperature during winter: 0 - 3° C
Annual precipitation: 500 - 550 mm
Vegetation: 190 - 200 days
Annual insolation: 1500 - 1650 hours
Vegetation precipitation: 350- 400 mm
The climate is temperate continental with specific aspects of the transition zone from the steppe to the forest-steppe. Winters are cold with sudden changes of temperature determined by the invasions of cold air from the N-NE direction. Summers have a high frequency of days with high temperatures, especially in the months of July - August and with a longer period than the calendar, especially at the expense of spring.
Brown, non-carbonate argiluvisol. The texture is loamy - sandy, with a clay content of 30-32%, which increases the water retention capacity, which is an advantage in dry years.