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Chenin Blanc Brut

Chenin Blanc Brut

A Brut produced using the Charmat method from Chenin Blanc grapes, intensifying every convivial moment or celebration with its freshness. Sapid and elegant, with a long and persistent finish, ideal for experimenting new food pairings.

Formats 75 cl
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Territory of origin

Menfi, south of Sicily

Grape variety

100% Chenin Blanc

Classification

Brut sparkling wine
Charmat method
Terre Siciliane IGT

Harvest time

2nd week of August

Vinification

After cryomaceration for 4-6 hours at 5-8° C, grapes ferment for 15/20 days at 1G-18° C. Ageing takes place in steel containers for 6 months, then in the bottle for 3 months

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100% Chenin Blanc

Terroir

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

Altitude

100-400 mt above sea level

Vine density

Espalier-grown and guyot-pruned, planting density is of 4500-5000 plants/ha.

ALCOHOL X% by VOLUME

11,5% vol

Menfishire

Winemaker's advices

Tasting notes

The wine is straw-yellow and has a fine, intense and persistent perlage. lts aroma is strong and fresh, with notes of jasmine, citrus fruits, apricot and a fragrant shade of bread crust and yeasts. On the palate it is round, elegant and minerally, with a long and persistent finale.

Service temperature

10 - 12°C

Fresh

Structured

Dry

Sweet

Pairings

Perfect as an aperitif

Perfect as an aperitif

Sushi

Sushi

Seafood starters

Seafood starters

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.