|CHARDONNAY Collio D.O.C.
VINEYARD LOCATION - Plessiva in Cormons and Ruttars in Dolegna del Collio.
TYPE OF SOIL - Marl and sandstone.
ALCOHOL - 13,5% vol.
TASTING NOTES - Chardonnay is a wine of quite high alcoholic content and fixed acidity.Its refined bouquet recalls the fragrances of ripe Golden-type apple and crust of fresh bread. Appetizing, subtle and very fine taste. Good combination with the whole range of low-fat hors d’oeuvres, and peach base soups or dishes as well.
HARVEST - In the second half of September. Harvest hand made.
VINIFICATION - White winemaking method, including a 12-hours maceration process, soft pressing and fermentation at a controlled temperature.
AGEING - Both in oak barrels and steel tanks.
NOTES - The vineyards date from 10 to 25 years back.
The vine-growing systems are Guyot and double-inverted type.
Density: 4.500 / 7.500 vines each hectare.
TO BE SERVED AT - 12 / 14°C