Malvoisie is the name given to the Pinot Grigio vine when it is grown in the viticultural territory of the commune of Nus. Vine of a great character, giving to the Aosta Valley characteristics the opportunity to express themselves at their best. This wine is the perfect expression of our terroir.
Area of production: South-east, south-west and north-east facing vineyards in the municipalities of Nus, Fénis, Quart at 450/680 m a.s.l.
Soil type: Morainic, steep sloped, loose sandy soil
Varieties: 100% Nus Malvoisie
Vine training system: Guyot
Harvest: Middle of Septembe
Vinification/Ageing: In steel, at 16°C. Ageing for 6 months in steel, sur lie with frequent batonnages
Sight: Straw yellow, bright
Smell: Intense and persistent, fruity. Aromas of ripe pear, apple, honey, and English candy
Taste: The taste is full and dry, well structured, with a pleasant tasty finish
Serving temperature: 10/12°C
Wine and food matching: Aperitif wine, vegetable soups, white meats savoured with spices or herbs