Pinot Grigio DOC Superiore

VINTAGE
2014

APPELLATION
Friuli Aquileia DOC Superiore

AREA
Cervignano, Friuli

GRAPES
100% Pinot Grigio

VINIFICATION
The grapes are machine harvested, and, in order to minimize extraction of color and tannins, they are gently pressed. After fermentation, the Pinot Grigio matures in 30,000-liter stainless steel tanks for six to seven months, followed by an additional three to six months of aging in the bottle.

COLOR
Bright, pale straw yellow with green hues

BOUQUET
Excellent balance of peach, pear, and minerals with notes of blanched almonds, acacia, and gardenia flowers

PALATE
Appealingly full and well balanced; reveals mouthwatering yellow peach and savory minerals, leading to a long and refreshing finish

FOOD PAIRINGS
Pairs well with light fish and seafood dishes, Caesar salad, and an array of artisanal cheeses

SERVING TEMPERATURE
50°F - 54°F

ALCOHOL LEVEL
12.5%

BOTTLE SIZE
750 mL & 375 mL