Cristiana Meggiolaro - Veneto Durello Frizzante Sotocà 2014

Cristiana Meggiolaro - Veneto Durello Frizzante Sotocà 2014

Regular price $26.00 $18.00 Sale

100% Durello

Organic

Veneto, Italy

Imported by Avant Garde

From the importer-

Altitude: South / 450 meters above sea level 
Vineyard surface: 1,15 hectares 
Soil: volcanic origin 
Growing technique: Pergola Veronese 
Age of the vineyards: 30 years old 
Nr. plants per hectare: 2,500 
Yield per hectare: 90 quintals 
Yield per plant: 3,6 Kg. 
Vinification: full grapes are soft-pressed, we don’t remove the stalks (Whole Cluster fermentation). Fermentation comes in stainless steel tanks under controlled temperature and indigenous yeast. 
Maturation: stainless steel tanks with their yeast. We do Bàtonnage. 
Aging: secondary fermentation in bottle, unfiltered. 
Alcohol: 12% vol.

Cristiana Meggiolaro and her husband Riccardo decided to leave behind their old lives and start making wine in the Veneto in 2004.

Their focus is making small quantities of natural wine, centered around the Garganega grape as well as the indigenous Durella.