Vini di Contrada

Bertolino Soprano

Bertolino Soprano

Produced from the limestone soils, a fragrant Grillo with seductive notes and unmistakable aromas, result of the connection between authentic tradition and search for innovation.

Formats 75 cl 1,5 l

Territory of origin

Menfi, south-west of Sicily

Grape variety

100% Grillo

Classification

White Sicilia DOC

Harvest time

3rd week of august

Vinification

After cryomaceration at 5-8°C for 4-6 hours, it ferments for 15-20 days at 16-18°C. Maturing for 1 month in steel and concrete tanks. Refinement requires 11 months in large barrels

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100% Grillo

Terroir

Vineyards are stretched along south-west facing hills on limestone soils

Altitude

147mt above sea level

Vine density

Espalier-grown and guyot-pruned, (conservative method), is of 3960 plants/ha.

ALCOHOL X% by VOLUME

12,5% vol

Menfishire

Winemaker's advices

Tasting notes

Floral scents combined with slightly herbaceous notes and intense aromas of white peach and citron; on the palate it has a good acidity rendering it fresh and sapid.

Fresh

Structured

Dry

Sweet

Pairings

Vegetables and legume soups

Vegetables and legume soups

Baked fish with potatoes

Baked fish with potatoes

Pasta with tuna bottarga

Pasta with tuna bottarga

Products

The ability
to choose

The study on the grapes’ behavior and the intense micro-vinification activities have led to the introduction of several wines into the product line, some of which, unique for the Sicilian panorama.