- Country: Italy
- Wine Region: Friuli-Venezia-Giulia
- Wine Maker: Stefano Chioccioli
- Grape: Chardonnay
- Grape Percentage: 60% Chardonnay, 40% Ribolla Gialla
- Alcohol Percentage: 12.5%
- Unit Quantity (ml): 750
- Best To Drink: Drink Now
Pale canary yellow. Fruity, fresh with notes of pineapple, citron, white peach, fennel leaf, white flowers and hints of fresh spices. Lively and fresh with excellent balance of acidity; long and persistent aftertaste with clear citrus and spice notes.
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The grapes are carefully destemmed and left to macerate for a short period. Next, the fruit is soft crushed. The must obtained is then allowed to settle. Fermentation takes place in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks. After fermentation, the wine is left on the lees for six months. The bottled wine is aged in temperature-controlled binning cellars for a minimum of two months.