White wines
Vineyard terrain: Montecorno hill, Sona (Verona)
Altitude (m above sea level): 130
Soil typology: hill with soil of glacial origin (morenic)
Planting year: 1985
Vine: Chardonnay, Cortese
Training system: cordon trained and spur pruned
Planting density (hectare)*: 3.500
Yield per hectare (quintal) **: 75
Vintage: manual harvest with grape selection
Maceration: vat starting fermentation, continued into new barriques of allier, untill the consumption of the sugar.
Evolution: 6/12 months in "barriques" with batonage
Sensory characteristics/tasting profile: complicated, rich floral and fruity notes, such as citrus fruits, apple and hazelenuts. The impact to the palate is prominent, fresh and clean. It has balance, a good body and persitence.
Gastronomical accompaniments: accompained with pasta, white meats, fish in sauces and non mature cheese.
Serving temperature: 8/10 °C
Alcohol degree: 12.5 %
(*) 1 ha = 10,000 m2=15.0150 mu
(**) 1 quintal = 100 kg
Sparici Landini
Azienda Agricola San Quirico
Via San Quirico 2, 37060 Sona (VR) Italy
PI/CF: 01512440296
Mobile +39 347 1853881
Phone / Fax +39 045 6081778