Sauvignon blanc is one of the most popular white grape in many of the world’s wine regions and it gets its name from the French words sauvage (wild) and blanc (white) due to its early origins.
Sauvignon Doc Friuli Grave “Il Tralcetto” is cultivated in our sunny and gravely vineyard located in Codroipo, and it is characterized for it exceptional crispness and freshness, with particular hints of tropical fruits and grass.
|Appellation||D.O.C. Friuli Grave|
|Training system||Guyot e Sylvoz|
|N° of vines-hectare||4.500 - 5.000|
|Per hectare yield||100 q|
|Harvest period||Last week of August|
|Vinification||10 hours cold maceration, light pressing and fermentation with cultured yeasts over 20 days at 8°C.|
|Ageing||Stainless steel tanks 3 months, bottle 3 months|
|Colour||Straw yellow with pale-green highlights|
|Aroma||Crisp and intense, with notes of mint, pepper, juniper berry and tropical fruit|
|Taste||Full bodied and rich, with mature fruit and exotic flavour. On the palata is expansive and elegant|
|Serving suggestion||Enjoy with shellfish and with seafood dishes in general|
|How to serve||In tuliped shape glass, at 7°C|
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