Vermentino DOC

Riviera Ligure di Ponente

 

Vermentino is a grape of probable Spanish origin, arrived in Italy through Southern France. Liguria is the first Italian region where it was grown, and then spread to other coastal regions. Officially he entered in the DOC Italian Riviera in 1988.

In our vineyards, Vermentino has allfactors it needs to reach its full potential: warm temperate climate, sun, wind and proximity to the sea.

 

Available sizes: 0,75 Lt and 0,375 Lt bottles

TERROIR

 

Appellation of controlled origin: DOC Riviera Ligure di Ponente

Hillside: from Southeast to Southwest facing

Altitude: 50 and 200 meters

Soil: calcareous and clay soil

Pruning System: spur cordon

TECHNICAL NOTES

 

Type of wine: White dry wine

Grape variety: Vermentino 100%

Vintage:  2017

Alcohol: 13,5 %vol

Total Acidity:  5,5 g/l

Vinification: soft pressing, cold maceration of the skins, fermentation at controlled temperature

Aging: in stainless steel tank, contact with fine lees for at least 5 months (until it is bottled)

TASTING NOTES

 

Color: straw yellow

Aroma: mineral, with hints of white fruit and citrus notes

Flavor: Fresh and tasty, with elegant and fine structure

Best enjoyed: seafood dishes and dishes of ligurian tradition

Serving temperature:  12°C

Discover other wines with Vermentino grape: VERMENTINO Superiore  and Passito di VERMENTINO.

If you’re interested in this wine, please contact us.