Zorzettig - Franconia

Zorzettig - Franconia - 2015

Spessa di Cividale, Friuli, Italy

GRAPE VARIETY: Monovarietal Franconia.

AGE OF THE VINES: 25 years.

SOIL: Hilly, clayey, made up of layers of marl and sandstone of Eocene origin.

VINEYARDS SET UP: Vines are trained using the double arched cane system, 4500/5000 of vines per hectare.

HARVEST SYSTEM: Manual.

WINEMAKING: Destemming and maceration for 8 days at a temperature of not more than 26°C. Followed by de-vatting and soft pressing of the pomace. This is followed by racking and an evolution period until bottling.

FURTHER DATA: alc. Vol. 12,5%; total acidity 4,5 gr/lt; non-reducing extract 23; residual sugar 39 gr/lt.

TASTING NOTES: Red ruby colour. In the nose is very intense and persistent with nice red fruit aromas. The taste is soft, full and harmonic.

BEST WITH: It accompanies white, spicy meats to dried pastries well.

SUGGESTED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 14°-16°C

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SKU: zorfran
Wine Specs
Vintage
2015
Appellation
Friuli