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Ortrugo

D.O.C. Colli Piacentini

THE WHITE WINE OF OUR LANDS, IT HAS BEING CULTIVATED ONLY HERE FOR CENTURIES. DURING THE 1940S, IT WAS INVOLVED IN A VALORIZATION AND IMPROVEMENT PROCESS THAT LED IT TO BECOMING ONE OF THE GREATEST WINES OF OUR WINE REGION.

 

Vintage: 2020

Type: lightly sparkling wine

Grape varietals: 100% Ortrugo

Yield: 70 hl per hectare

Estates: La Casella – Ziano Piacentino

Extension and altitude: 5 hectares – 280 m elevation

Cultivation system: single curtain

Harvest: September

Alcohol: 12% vol.

Serving temperature: 8 °C


Winemaking
the grapes are crushed and pressed right after the picking, and then ferment without skins at a low temperature for better preserving natural aromas. In February, the wine undergoes the re-fermentation process through the Charmat Method and is then bottled.

Tasting notes
straw yellow colored. The bouquet reminds of citruses. It is a sparkling wine, fresh on the palate with a long finish.

Serving suggestion
best served as an aperitif, or with fish appetizers.

DATA SHEET

 

Weight 1,2 kg