Pinot Grigio "Alísia" DOC
Grown on the flat and hilly (at 150-200 m. above sea level) areas of the North-Eastern regions of Italy.
Vineyards: 4,000/6,000 grapevines per hectare (average age: 8 - 14 years).
Average production: 1.5/2 kg per grapevine (80/90 q. per hectare).
Grape variety: Pinot Grigio.
Growing technique: Sylvoz.
The grapes are harvested by hand towards the end of August. After the grapes are lightly crushed, static decantation of the must and primary fermentation at 18/19°C in contact with selected yeasts follow. The thus obtained wine remains in contact with the grape skins for a couple of weeks and then undergoes filtration and tartaric stabilization. After bottling, the wine is allowed to age a couple of months.
Colour: light straw yellow with golden shades.
Bouquet: intense, fruity reminding of hay and walnut husk, fine and elegant.
Taste: velvety harmonious, characteristic and refined.
Alcohol content, % vol. 12.00 – 13.00
Sugars, g/l 5.50 – 6.50
Total acidity, g/l 5.00 – 6.00
10 - 12° C, opened at the moment.
Keep in a dry and cool place and far from light and heat sources.
AS INDICATED IN THE WINE LIST
“Alísia” Pinot Grigio I.G.T. - Astoria