“Cortado” WHITE WINE

Dry Moscato                                        

CORTADO

vbit-premi  “2 Stars” Guida ViniBuoni d’Italia 2016

VINEYARD

  • Grape Variety: 100% Moscato di Canelli
  • Age: one 30 years old vineyard and one of 6 years
  • Location: Coazzolo (AT), 300m a.s.l.
  • Exposition: West-East
  • Soil: Calcareous – sandy
  • Raising System: Guyot
  • Yield: 80 q /ha
  • Management: Low environmental impact. Vegetative-productive equilibrium of the plants. No herbicides.

VINTAGE

  • Period: Beginning of september
  • Harvest: By hand

VINIFICATION

  • Controlled fermentation at about 16-17°C for 20-30 days
  • Maturation on the fine lees with bâtonnage for 4-5 months
  • Ageing 2-3 months in bottle before release
  • Racking with use of gravity and inert gas

ORGANOLEPTIC PROFILE & ANALYTICAL DATA

  • Colour: Intense straw yellow
  • The nose presents aromatic notes of white fruit, citrus and sage
  • In the mouth it is dry, warm, round, with a nice freshness and sapidity and a finish that confirms the nose
  • ABV: 13 – 14 % vol.
  • Total Acidity: 6-6,5 gr/lt
  • Residual Sugar: 0 gr/lt
  • Bottles Produced: 6000
  • Food Matches: Versatile wine, perfect as an aperitif and with various appetizers, seafood and hard cheeses
  • Serving Temperature: 10-12° C
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