Pinot Grigio Grave DOC - Albino Armani
Supplier: Albino Armani
Made In: Friuli, Italy
This elegant and incisive Pinot Grigio finds an exclusive dimension among the stones of the Alpi Carniche, in the region Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Our choice to produce just a few bunches per grapevine allows this wine to boast its full expressiveness.
Production area: Alpi Carniche in the high Grave Friulana.
Soil composition: loose, well aired soil, mainly composed of characteristic calcareous white colored river stones brought here by the flooding by the Meduna brook.
Growing systems: guyot and casarsa with rigorous winter pruning and intervention on the vegetation to keep the production under control. Modern integrated pest and soil management respecting the environment.
Harvest: from the first 10 days of September.
Vinification: fractional pressing of whole grapes with soft airbag pressing. Fermentation at controlled temperature and maturation in stainless steel.
Sensory profile: golden yellow in colour. Delicate bouquet of pears and mature apples. It evolves with scents of dry hay and toasted almond. Round and smooth on the palate.
Food pairings: Excellent as an aperitif. It goes well also with delicate appetizers and light first courses, risotti, white meat, roast and baked fish.
Service temperature: 10-12 °C.