Corte Giacobbe Pinot Grigio “Ramato” delle Venzie DOC
100% Pinot Grigio. Distinct copper color with a nose that has notes of tropical fruit, such as pineapple and heightened by subtle floral notes of spring wildflowers. Elegant and silky smooth on the palate.
“Within our town limits, there are two extinct volcanoes that generated the entire Soave area, so volcanic rock is really concentrated here. But no place has more than Roncà.“
Grapes: 100% Pinot Grigio
Vineyards: From vineyards located in the hills of Roncà, on the slopes of the Lessini Mountains
Altitude: 650 feet above sea level
Soil: Volcanic soil and grey tuff
Vine Training: Guyot
Vine Age: 10-30 years
Time of Harvest: Late August
Vine Density: 1,619-2,024 vines per acre
Total Production: 60,000 bottles
Vinification Process: The grapes are harvested by hand, before they macerate for 12 hours on the skins, and are gently pressed. The must is gravity-settled for clarity, then inoculated with cultured yeasts.
Aging Process: The wine ages for three months in stainless steel with once-weekly bâttonage of the fine lees, followed by a short bottle aging.
Alcohol Content: 13.50%
Winemaker: Davide Dal Cero
Cellaring: Up to 3 years, but best when young.
|Dimensions||13.4 × 10.2 × 12.2 in|
|Bottles per Case||
750 ml: 12 bottles per case