Pinot Noir Spumante

Wine style: Vintage traditional method sparkling brut rosé

Grape variety:100% Pinot Noir

Production area: Ziano (PC) – Near Casa Piccioni – Near Rossago nuovo – northwestern exposure

Soil: Calcareous-clay – Altitude 230 m a.s.l.

Training system: Simple Guyot/G.D.C./Casarsa – planting density 3800-4000 vines/ha – yield 6.5 tons/ha

Harvest period: From 20th August to 30th August

Vinification, ageing and maturation: The grapes are hand-picked and put in crates, after destemming the must remains in contact with the skins at a low temperature for a few hours. Afterwards it is gently pressed and the juice obtained ferments under temperature control. In spring the wine undergoes second fermentation in bottle. It is matured on the lees for at least 36 months, after disgorgement the bottles rest in the cellar for a further 2-3 months.

Alcohol content: 12% vol.

Colour: Pale pink

Serving temperature: 19/10°

Food matching: Suitable for all courses, raw fish, shellfish, white meat.

First year of production: 1991