Vineyard’s Geographical Location
Cialla, Prepotto (Udine) Friuli – North-east of Italy.
Cernetigh, 0.90 hectares of hilly lands consisting of Eocene marls and facing SSE at an altitude of 180-225 m.; owned.
Verduzzo friulano di Cialla 100%.
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”.
Golden yellow with fleeting amber reflections.
Extraordinarily rich, elegant bouquet (honey, acacia flowers and apricot).
Strong, warm and sensual, although subtle and elegant; full round wine, rich in character.
Refined and subtle white wine.
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.
Uncork upon serving.
White Bordeaux; store in a horizontal position.
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.