Colterenzio “Cora” Pinot Bianco
Grape Variety: Pinot blanc
Location: Hillside vineyards at altitudes between 450 and 550 metres a.s.l., particularly distinctive for Pinot bianco. Soils are gravely with high calcium carbonate content; cool microclimate with strong contrasts between day and night time temperatures
Yielding: 70 hl/ha
Wine Making: The fermentation takes place in stainless steel tanks with the temperature-controlled at approx.18°C, a small part of the must is put in large wooden casks. The new wine subsequently matures for several months on the fine lees
Tasting Notes: Straw yellow in colour with green nuances, a fresh bouquet reminiscent of apple and pear; crisp and zesty on the palate, round, with masses of finesse.
Cellaring potential: 2 – 3 years
Food Pairing: A youthful wine, delicious with hors d’oeuvres, lightly-flavoured starters, pasta, risotto, white meats, vegetarian dishes and fish. Perfect as an aperitif.
Serve lightly chilled: 10 – 12° C
Alcohol: 13,5% Vol
Total acidity: 6,26 g/l
Sugar-free dry extract: 19,6 g/l
Residual sugar: 2,8 g/l