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FRIULANO RIBOLLA GIALLA PIGNOLO REFOSCO DAL PEDUNCOLO ROSSO SCHIOPPETTINO DI PREPOTTO ROSÈ TAZZELENGHE
PINOT BIANCO PINOT GRIGIO SAUVIGNON CABERNET MERLOT
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white wines

Appearance: straw yellow
with translucent
greenish highlights.
Nose: intense, very characteristic
aromatics with distinct notes
of bell pepper, tomato leaf
and clary sage.
Palate: dry, intense and
satisfyingly aromatic;
full body and plenty
of breeding.

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Sauvignon

D.O.C. Friuli Colli Orientali

The grape's restrained aromas emerge in all their glory during fermentation but Sauvignon's true greatness is its harmony, as colour, nose and palate come together in a unique wine experience.

VARIETY
sauvignon 100%
POSITION
120 m a.s.l., east south-east facing on Eocene marl and sandstone hillslopes
YEAR PLANTED
1978 / 1979 / 1995
FIRST VINTAGE
1985
VINEYARD MGMT.
grassed
PEST CONTROL
integrated low environmental impact
TRAINING SYSTEM
modified double-arched cane and guyot
PLANTING DENSITY
3.000 - 5.500 vines/ha
HARVEST METHOD
by hand in small cases with bunch selection
WINEMAKING METHOD
off the skins with softcrushing and fermentation in steel at 18°C
MATURATION
7 months on the fine lees in steel tanks and 1 month in bottle before release