Tenuta Conte Romano - Malvasia Vigna Roversolo 2015
From the hills of Friuli comes this perfect white wine – 100% Istrian Malvasia.
Tenuta Conte Romano – Malvasia 2015 (88 tsomw points)
In the glass a light golden color with greenish hues.
In the nose white flowers, grapefruit, lemon and hints of mint.
On the palate pleasantly fresh, full in the mouth, savoury but gentle. It really melts in the mouth. Top white!
VARIETY Malvasia Istriana 100%.
PLACE OF PRODUCTION Manzano – Colli Orientali del Friuli
TERRAIN Hill and foothill area, soil composed of Eocenic marl with a prevalence of clay component.
AVERAGE AGE 30 years
TRAINING METHOD “Tight bilateral Guyot” and “Candelabrum with four vegetative points”.
AVERAGE PRODUCTION: 50qli/ha
HARVEST Exclusively by hand in small boxes, with specialised and skilled labor.
WINEMAKING Soft and quick pressing of the grapes, gently pressed. Fermentation at 15 °C in stainless steel containers and maturation on lees for 7 months with frequent battonage during the first aging phase. Subsequent bottle aging for another seven months.
POTENTIAL AGING Over 5 years
ALCOHOL CONTENT 13,5% vol.
SERVING TEMPERATURE 12°C