Gini COL FOSCARIN Recioto di Soave Classico DOCG 2013 375ml
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The name comes from the hillside where these vines for this wine are grown.
Vines: 100% Garganega
Altitude: 200 metres
Type of terrain: Basaltic tuff stone of volcanic origin
Growth system: Pergola Veronese
Average age of vines: 50 years
Grape harvest: End of September
Vinification: The grapes are harvested in small wooden boxes and only the best bunches are taken for drying. These boxes are put into a special drying room (fruttaio) where there is natural ventilation. After five to six months the grapes are pressed after being selected once again.
Elevation and refining: For the fermentation the must is put into 228 litre barriques and this fermentation process is very slow due to the high sugar content, this also stops the fermentation process at 13 degrees alcohol. After 18 months the wine is prepared and bottled where it refines for at least 6 months.
Alcohol content: 13% by vol.
Colour: Full golden yellow
Bouquet: Intense and elegant with a note of ripe citrus fruits and apricot jam
Flavour: rich on the palate, full bodied, refined and with excellent persistence
GASTRONOMY AND SERVING
Serving temperature: 12°C
Accompaniment: Blue mould cheeses, simple cakes