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Una cantina che si sviluppa su un’area coperta di oltre 8.000 mq. Losito e Guarini è la casa vinicola diventata la prima azienda di settore dell’Oltrepo’ Pavese e una delle più importanti produttrici di vini della regione Puglia.

Riesling / DOC Oltrepò Pavese EN

This wine pairs well with fish starters such as salmon canapés. Excellent also with sushi and salt encrusted sea bream.
Description

Description

Riesling / DOC Oltrepò Pavese

ORIGIN: Oltrepò Pavese

VINE VARIETY: Italic Riesling

SOIL: Clayey, smily with arenaceous limestone and gypsum located around the 45° parallel north.

GRAPE CULTIVATION: Guyot-trained

HARVESTING: By hand and mechanical harvesting

VINIFICATION: Grape soft pressing with pneumatic press. Fermentation with cultured yeasts at 16°C

REFINING: In stainless steel vats, followed by a second natural fermentation in pressurized vats at 16°C temperature with cultured yeasts. During ageing the wine undergoes several analytical controls to assure its integrity.

BOTTLING: Cold sterile

ALCOHOL CONTENT: 11.5%vol 

COLOUR: Straw-yellow with greenish tinges.

NOSE: Intense, aromatic with fruity scents of apple and pear, exotic fruit and broom.

PALATE: Fresh, savoury, nicely lean.

INTERNATIONAL PAIRINGS: Ribbet sardine (Algeria) – Herring salad (Holland)

SERVING TEMPERATURE: 10 – 12°C

CURIOSITY: The origin of the is uncertain, it seems to come from the German term Welschriesling, where the prefix “Welsch-‘ means “of Latin origin” to underline the difference with Rhine Riesling.