Zibibbo - Chardonnay IGT Terre Siciliane


Grapes:: Zibibbo - Chardonnay.
Denomination:: IGT Terre Siciliane
Production area:: Sicily
Alcohol content: 13%

ORGANOLEPTIC FEATURES:
Colour: golden yellow
Bouquet: floral e fruity, that reminds citrus fruit, peach and melon, perfectly balanced
Taste: fresh and elegant, sapid and harmonious
Service temperature: 8-10° C
Serving suggestion: pasta, fish and white meat dishes, fresh cheese

VINEYARDS AND VINIFICATION

The vineyards are located in medium-high hill areas, with high temperature range.
The harvest of the grapes at perfect ripening takes place in the beginning of September, the grapes are picked at sunrise when temperature is still low. The pressing is immediate and early in the morning. In this way, the grapes are intact and avoid any skin contact. Destemming, soft pressing and fermentation are carried out at controlled temperature of 15°C. The wine matures for some months in stainless steel tanks.