Riesling D.o.C. “Essenza”

Essenza

Riesling D.o.C. “Essenza”

This wine is made from selected grapes: 50% Italic Riesling and 50% Rhine Riesling that are harvested from a vineyard where the strains mostly are over 60 years old, with a yield per hectare around 60 tons. Left overnight to macerate in contact with the skins, the day after it is drawn off and fermented at a controlled temperature of 16°C for about ten days.
Grapes: Riesling
Vineyard’s location: Castana
Soil: clay and sand
Vinification and fermentation: steel tanks
Aging: bottle
Essenza
Color: straw yellow with slight golden reflections
Taste: balanced, soft, delicate, well structured
Food pairings: appetizers, first dishes and fish-based preparations, excellent aperitif
Perfume: characterized by intense and complex flavors
Alcoholic content: 13% vol.
Serving Temperature: 12-14° C