Name: Castel Cerino
Appelation: Soave DOC Classico
Grapes: Garganega 100%
Alcohol: 12,5% 0.75L
Colour: Brilliant, straw yellow, with hints of green when young.
Bouquet : The aromas are subtle and fresh, suggesting white flowers, from hawthorn to cherry blossoms, underpinned by fresh apple, white plum, sage, and minerals.
Palate: On the palate, the wine is dry, with structure and good balance. The long finish has attractive almond notes.
Serving Temperature: serve at about 9-10 °C.
Vinification: The harvest happens throughout October, entirely by hand. To obtain the finest grapes possible,they pass through each vineyard several times, each time selecting only the ripest bunches. The grapes are harvested into small, 44-lb capacity bins, ensuring the bunches arrive at the press perfectly intact. The fermentation happens at temperatures below 64°F to retain the finesse and attractive character of the Garganega. The wine is then matured, at temperatures below 61° F, in small stainless steel tanks. During the process, the wine is racked only once and gently filtere
CASTEL CERINO SOAVE - 2018 0.75L - 6 bottles - Coffele - 10.8€/bottle
Exclusively from the hillside vineyards in Castelcerino, in the heart of the historic Soave Classico zone, which range between 490-1470 feet above sea level.
Makes an ideal aperitif. Also perfect with fish and shellfish. Goes very well with delicate pasta dishes, especially risotto with peas or asparagus.