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Pinot Grigio 2018

Friuli Venezia Giulia: land of Pinot Grigio

Varietal

Pinot Grigio 100%

In this splendid corner of the northeast of Italy, Nature has gifted us the opportunity to have an extraordinary Pinot Grigio, which is a recognised Ambassador of Friulian wines throughout the world.

The particular microclimate of the region enables the grapes to achieve a distinctive balance during the growing season, translating into wine which is recognisable for its personality and finesse. The magic of this wine comes to life in the vineyards where the watchword its respect for the vine. In the winery, then, all we do is to give voice to the essence of the grapes.

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Vineyards

From our “Le Fredis”, “Codis”, “Mattia” and “Cortello” vineyards. 5,500 vines planted per hectare, trained using the Guyot method. Yield of 75 ql/ha.

Harvest

Part meticulous hand selection and part machine, followed by optical sorting.

Vinification

Vinification begins with soft pressing immediately after harvesting. The juice is cooled and decants naturally, eliminating particles resulting from vinification. Fermentation occurs in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature (18-20°C).

Aging

Aged on the noble lees in stainless steel tanks with weekly batonnages for eight months.

Tasting notes

Color

Intense golden yellow with copper nuances.

Aroma

Golden delicious apple and honey with mineral undertone sustained by an elegant salinity.

Taste

Fresh and crisp, revealing a powerful, generous structure.

Pairings

A perfect wine to serve as an aperitif or to pair with soups, raw seafood appetizers, poultry, and fish dishes.

Standout chef pairing: Salmon tartare with burrata cheese and pineapple reduction by Kazumasa Imai @ Pepe Rosso (Tokyo, Japan).

Serve at

12-14°C.

In the press

Pinot Grigio 2018

DOC Friuli & Friends > Finalist
Luca Maroni > 90 points

Pinot Grigio 2017

CLASS > Scarbolo: PINOT GRIGIO WITH PERSONALITY!

Pinot Grigio 2016

Gambero Rosso > Due bicchieri
Vinous by Antonio Galloni > 90 points

Pinot Grigio 2015

James Suckling > 92 points

Pinot Grigio 2012

San Francisco Chronicle > A Study In... Pinot Grigio - striving for respect
Wall Street Journal > In Pursuit of a Pinot Grigio With Personality

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