Est. 2001. Importer & Distributor of Fine Wine, Craft Spirits, and Ginjo Sake
Item Number: 4858
Sub Region: Brda
Grape(s): 60% Ribolla / 20% Pinot Grigio / 20% Sauvignonasse (Tocai Friulano)
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750ml Pack: 6
Alc by Vol(%): 13.5
Total Acidity: 5.4
Elevation: 200-250 meters
Case Production: 1,000
Winemaking Notes: Grapes are hand picked and selected when they are fully mature. Grapes fermented and matured separately. Ribolla spends 14 days of maceration in contact with the skins in 3,000 liter conical oak barrels and then spends 22 months in 3,500 liter oak barrels. Sauvignonasse spends 5 days of maceration in contact with the skins in stainless steel tanks and then spends 22 months in 500 liter oak barrels. Pinot Grigio spends 2 days of maceration in contact with the skins in stainless steel tanks and then spends 22 months in 225 liter oak barrels. Aging takes place for two to four years. Aged in bottle for at least six months. Bottled without filtration.
Tasting Notes: Intensely rich, golden-yellow color. Elegant, fruity wine with a fragrant hint of dried flowers and buttered toast. Elegant, rich and creamy on the palate with mineral flavors. Pair with fish, scampi, pasta with truffles and aged cheeses.