Hilly area in the Northern province of Taranto, Salento, Puglia
The area is about 150 m above sea level and benefits from great diurnal temperature variations.
Medium clay textured soil, shallow and with a good presence of rocks.
- Wine type
- IGP Salento
- Vine training
- Espalier, 4000 per hectare
- Last week of August
- Serving temperature
Vinification and ageing
Destemming and soft pressing of the grapes, cold static decantation and alcoholic fermentation at 16°C in steel tanks. Ageing in stainless steel tanks
Light straw yellow colour; fragrant bouquet with delicate floral notes and fresh tropical fruit scents. Soft on the palate, quite crispy thanks to a good acidity and with a sapid finish
Best served with
Seafood starters, raw shellfish and first courses