The feather in the cap of our company is obtained from the careful selection of the best Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Nero grapes, vinified following the Charmat method. The long ageing period on the yeasts brings out the intensity and refinement of the fragrances, keeping the personality of the grapes. A wine for your important occasions, with a fine and persistent perlage, excellent as an aperitif, ideal accompaniment on a seafood menu.
The vineyards are located in the heart of Friuli region, at the Azienda Agricola La Delizia, a land well-known for its profound winemaking expertise.
Thanks to the soil of alluvial origin, the favorable climate of the “Grave” production area and the competent work of our agronomist, the grapes grow healthy, enhancing their natural and elegant aromatic expressiveness.
Soil composition: gravel and clay
Vine variety: Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Nero
Vine training system: guyot
Planting density: 4.000 stumps/hectare
Yield of grapes per hectare: max 10 tons per hectare
Selection of the grapes: at the vineyard with a careful mechanical harvest
This wine is obtained from grapes carefully selected directly at the vineyards. Such selection takes place in the respect of the utmost care and precision required by our agronomist and following a skillful winemaking. The grapes are mechanically harvested and softly pressed in order to preserve the qualities of the must.
The base wine is added with selected yeasts and sugar, than takes place the natural re-fermentation in thermo-conditioned steel tanks. Follow 6 long and quiet months of ageing on the yeasts, so that the wine can ripen and bring out the typical characteristics of the origin area. In the end take place the stabilization, filtration and bottling procedures using modern technologies.
Colour: bright straw yellow
Fragrance: intense, fruity and fragrant
Flavour: full-bodied and intense, with an excellent flavour persistence
Perlage: fine and persistent
Ideal as an aperitif, or with seafood, shellfish, meat and light dishes.
Keep in a cool and dry place, sheltered from the light.