Soil type: Eocene flysch, marl and sandstone
Location: Ricorvo, Sečovlje – Eocene flysch, marl and sandstone
Price: 8.99 €
Grape harvest: by hand, late August
Winemaking: This sparkling wine is produced according to the traditional method. The base wine undergoes temperature-controlled fermentation and long aging on fine lees. The second fermentation takes place in bottles. The wine is stored on the lees for at least 36 months.
Aging potential: 5 years or more
Colour: Rich golden yellow colour, with fine sparkle and strings of tiny CO2 bubbles.
Aroma: Ripe and rich, the combination of fruit and honey intertwines beautifully with the elegance of this wine and caresses the senses. Velvety and serious, with a lot of freshness and zest.
Taste: Structured, full-bodied and delicate at the same time. The aftertaste is elegantly fresh and incredibly dry. The hint of bitter almond on the finish shows off gastronomic power and pairs pleasingly with particular dishes
Food and wine pairing recommendation: Perfect aperitif. Pairs well with fresh seafood and meat pâtés, pasta with truffles, lobster, white meat, and so forth.
Opportunities: Celebration, Romantic dinner, Gift, Socializing
Serving temperature: 6–9 °C
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