Serica

CORTESE ALTO MONFERRATO DOC
Light straw-yellow wine with green reflexes and a personal aroma of flowers and fruits, with hints of apple and banana. It is dry, savoury and agreeably bitter, excellent with see food and fish.
Best served between 8°-10°C.

Grape variety: Cortese Alto Monferrato 100%
Production area: Nizza Monferrato and surrounding areas
Vineyard position and altitude: 180/200 meters a.s.l.
Soil:Calcareous clayey marl
Wine training system: Cordon training on Guyot support
Vineyard age: From 10 to 30 years
Grape harvest: Hand-picked, in the first half of September
Planting density: 100 quintals per hectare
Vinification and ageing: Soft pressing of grapes and alcoholic fermentation carried out in stainless-steel vats at a temperature of 16°-18°C, to preserve the wine’s freshness. This is the first of our wines to leave our cellars.
Tasting notes: Light straw-yellow in colour with green highlights. It has its own personal aroma, delicate and fragrant of flowers and fruits. A persistent taste, well balanced, dry, savory and pleasantly bitter.
Alcohol content: 12,5 % vol.
Pairings: A great wine for fish starters, especially fired ones. Suitable also as an every-day wine, with tomato risotto or white meat. To be served at 8-10°C.
Aging potential: 2 years
Bottle size available (lt): 0.75 L

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