Réserve della Contessa, a feminine wine. Her secrets are refinement and elegance, one could almost say nobility. A white with a delicate color and light aromas, created precisely to accompany moments of celebration.
Grapes: Pinot Bianco 55%, Chardonnay 30%, Sauvignon Blanc 15% (Terlaner DOC)
Position and soil: Two thirds of the grapes come from the Lieben Aich estate in Terlano and the other third from the vineyards located near Castel Campan. Lieben Aich is a vineyard with a warm micro-climate, facing south-west, at 300 m asl and with sandy, porphyritic soil of volcanic origin. Campan, on the other hand, has a cool microclimate, east facing and is located at more than 500 m asl, the soil is clayey-limestone with morainic deposits.
Vinification: The de-stemmed grapes were left to macerate for six hours in the press in order to draw aroma and structure from the skins. Fermentation took place in wooden barrels, spontaneous without the addition of yeasts. During the nine months of refinement in contact with the yeasts the aroma and taste were enhanced.
Description and combinations: Intense yellow color with greenish reflections. Fresh scent of apple, apricot and a hint of sage. Enveloping, elegant, a wine with a long persistence. It will give its best from summer 2019 to the end of 2025. It goes well with appetizers, fish and vegetarian dishes, white meats.
Serving temperature: 8 - 10 ° C