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Caladeitufi

Caladeitufi

A wine that should be tasted slowly, for relaxing and making the last moments of the day pleasurable. Caladeitufi is produced from a late harvest of Chardonnay grapes, sweet and captivating, with soft notes of ripe fruit.

Formats 50 cl
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Territory of origin

Menfi, south-east of Sicily

Grape variety

100% Chardonnay

Classification

Late Harvest Menfi DOC

Harvest time

4th week of september

Vinification

After cryomaceration at 5-8°C for 4/6 hours, fermentation and ageing take place in steel containers for 6 months and in the bottle for 4 months.

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100% Chardonnay

Terroir

Vineyards are stretched along south-east facing hills on medium-textured soils tending to limestone

Altitude

180mt above sea level

Vine density

Espalier-grown and guyot-pruned, planting density is of 4000 plants/ha.

ALCOHOL X% by VOLUME

12,5% vol

Menfishire

Winemaker's advices

Tasting notes

The wine is straw-yellow with golden reflections. The fragrance is fresh, with deep notes of lemons, wild plums and honey. On the palate it is sweet and embracing, with soft notes of ripe fruit.

Fresh

Structured

Dry

Sweet

Pairings

Blue cheeses

Blue cheeses

Dry sweets

Dry sweets

Dark Chocolate

Dark Chocolate

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.