Doc Erice

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Area of production: produced in the vineyards
in the DOC Erice territory in western Sicily
Grapes: Chardonnay 100%
Altitude: 300/350 mt. above sea level
Density: 4.500/5.000 plants per ha – Cru from single vineyard
Production technique: harvesting in boxes.
Destalked, cold maceration of the skins with the must (4° C).
Soft press of the grapes and very slow temperature controlled
14-16°C fermentation with a stop for 6 months aging on the
lees. Cold bottling
Type of wine: White. D.O.C. Erice
Colour: gold yellow with greenish reflections
Perfume: characteristic perfume of Chardonnay, intense,
refined and elegant, with orange notes and exotic fruit and
Taste: complex and persistent, full and harmonious
Bottle: 75 cl – 13% Vol. Best served at: 9° C

ideal served with fresh fish and crustacea to taste with risotto and seafood