Aged three years, consisting of 12 months in oak barrels and 24 months' ageing in bottle.
Suitable to further ageing in bottle with some vintages reaching 25 years of improving evolution.
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.
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.