The history of Lugana Riserva dates back to 1993 when Sergio first understood the potential of the Trebbiano di Lugana grape. The Reserva embodies his innovative and foresight spirit, as well as the courage to propose the Lugana in a renewed style.
Grape variety: 100% Trebbiano di Lugana.
Geographical location: And vineyards characteristics: in Peschiera - Verona, on the Southern shores of Garda lake. The vineyard is South exposed. The grapes come from the oldest vines of the Massoni estate, the historical vineyard of the company which gives unique results which enhance the typical characteristics of the territory.
Type of soil: Characterised by a chalky-clay soil.
Vinification: The fermentation takes place at around 70% in 50 hectolitre oak casks and 300 litre tonneaux and 30% in steel. Ageing follows for around 6 months in barrels and 12 months in the bottle before being put on the market.
Colour: The colour is clear gold with sparkling highlights.
Nose: The bouquet has elegant hints of flowers, citron and exotic fruit.
Palate: A good depth and balance, with persistent aromatic sensations.
Gastronomical combinations: Suitable for numerous matches, with soups, pasta with white sauces, medium ripe cheeses, perfect with fish but also superb just by itself.
Serving temperature: Serve at 12/14°C.