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Verduzzo
Vineyard’s Geographical Location

Cialla, Prepotto (Udine) Friuli – North-east of Italy.

Vineyard

Cernetigh, 0.90 hectares of hilly lands consisting of Eocene marls and facing SSE at an altitude of 180-225 m.; owned.

Grape variety

Verduzzo friulano di Cialla 100%.

Ageing

Wine grower: three years consisting of a 12 months’ maturation in oak barrels and 24 months’ ageing in bottles.
Consumer: wine suitable to age. Special vintage years may reach 25 years’ ageing, in a “crescendo”.

Colour

Golden yellow with fleeting amber reflections.

Bouquet

Extraordinarily rich, elegant bouquet (honey, acacia flowers and apricot).

Tasting notes

Strong, warm and sensual, although subtle and elegant; full round wine, rich in character.

Definition

Refined and subtle white wine.

Accompaniment

Biscuits and sweets without cream. Mature vintage years are suitable for hot and cold hors-d’oeuvre based on goose liver; duck and pigeon terrines; seafood; pumpkin and plum gnocchi; soufflés and fish quenelles; sauté of fresh salmon; tasty cheeses.

Serving temperature

10-12°C.

Serving suggestions

Uncork upon serving.

Bottle

White Bordeaux; store in a horizontal position.

Cork

ø 26 x 50 mm.

Suggested wine glass

Curved, slightly widening edge forming a “tulip”; fill by half, in order to allow the wine to yield its unusual bouquet in a growing richness of taste.

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