Pinot grigio frizzante

DELLE VENEZIE DOC

HISTORY

Pinot grigio found an optimal environment in Friuli thanks to the favourable combination of climate, soil and light. The large family of Pinot, of which Pinot Grigio is a member, has contributed to the prestige of Friulan viticulture and winemaking.

Grape variety

pinot grigio

Type of soil

marl and sandstone flysch of Eocene origin. Locally known as “Ponca”

Exposition

south / south west

Pest control

low environmental impact integrated pest management

Tasting notes

pale lemon colour with amber reflections. The aroma opens with an intense bouquet, citrus notes, apricot and linden flowers. Light and refreshing wine, with flavours of pear, golden apple and citrus notes, nice sapidity and a soft finish

Temperature service

8°C

Alcohol

11% abv

first decade of September, carefully harvested in the coolest hours of the day

after a soft press we start the first fermentation in stainless steel vats at 16°-18° controlled temperature, then the second fermentation in autoclave to make the wine frizzante

nice aperitif, very refreshing, it could be paired very well with charcuterie and mixed appetizer. Absolutely perfect with Chiken Caesar salad