Valtignosa

Valtignosa Cortese dell'Alto Monferrato DOC - Semi-sparkling wine

Valtignosa-scheda

Awards

2011

Marengo DOC

 

Valtignosa

Valtignosa Cortese dell'Alto Monferrato DOC - Semi-sparkling wine

from the vineyard of the same name, a prestige Cru: sparkling and fresh, the ideal every-day companion ... Valtignosa

Vinification Notes

A lively white wine made from 100% Cortese grapes from our  Valtignosa farm in the municipality of  Cassine, Alto Monferrato. After crushing, gentle pressing is followed by fermentation at controlled temperatures, kept low in order to preserve all of the aromas and freshness of the fruit. 6000 0.750 lt bottles are produced.

Tasting Notes

Limpid, straw yellow with greenish hues that indicate a young wine. Ample yet delicate floral nose with hints of green apple and citrus. Flavor is soft and lively, with hints of fruit, well-structured. Fine perlage.
Excellent as an aperitif, it brilliantly accompanies appetizers, fish, white meats, seafood and fried dishes.

Uncork at serving  8-10° C

Available  in 0,75 lt. bottles

Vineyards

The name of the Valtignosa vineyard derives from "tigna", a term in dialect meaning "headstrong“  but  is understood more as happy and carefree, like ambitious youngsters who know how to get the best out of life. Located 320 m above sea level, south-east / west exposure with  Classic Guyot training, density of  4000 and yield of ​​100 quintals per hectare.

Analytics Data

Alcohol:

11, %

Total Acidity:

6 g/l

Residual Sugar Content:

5 g/l