Traverso Schioppettino

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Wine name:
Schioppettino - Colli Orientali Friuli D.O.C. - Vigna Traverso

Dry red wine

Alcohol content:
13% Vol

Grape variety:
100% Schioppettino.

Area of origin:
Vineyards in Prepotto, province of Udine, at an altitude of 160m facing south-east, on a marl rich soil with a balanced proportion of clay and organic substances.

Maturation and ageing:
Complete malolactic fermentation, followed by alcohol fermentation in stainless steel tanks and barrels of different cycles for around 7/8 months. Aged for a further few months in the bottle.

Tasting notes:
Colour: ruby red tending towards purple.
Aroma: typical berry aroma, in particular raspberry and bilberry.
Taste: intense, slightly sour palate.

Suggested pairings:
Excellent with game, cheeses and traditional Friulian dishes.

Serve at a temperature of 16-18° C.


2010 2 GLASSES Gambero Rosso 2014
2010 3 GRAPPOLI Bibenda 2014
2009 & 2010 92/100 I Vini di Veronelli 2014