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MALVASIA

Category: Malvasia DOC Friuli Isonzo

Grapes: 100% malvasia istriana
Vineyard name: Saccoline
Soils: Medium-textured alluvial
Orientation: Northwest-southeast
Elevation: 51 metres
Training system: Guyot 2.40 X 1.00 m

Harvest: 24 September 2012
Production in bottles: 10,000

Vinification: 
The grapes are hand-picked, cold-macerate in the press, and then are gently pressed. The must is cryo-settled, then ferments at a controlled temperature. The wine rests several months on the lees. 

Sensory profile: 
This wine has its origins in nearby Istria. It shows the classic greenish appearance, with a rich bouquet redolent of lavender. Superbly-structured with good alcohol, its finishes with a burst of flavour. 

Serving suggestions: 
Excellent as an aperitif wine and with light antipasti, as well as with first courses and vegetable soups. The classic choice for fish and shellfish. Enjoy at 10°C.

Technical data: 
Alcohol: 13,3% – Total acidity: 4.5g/l