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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.

CAMPAIGN FINANCED ACCORDING TO REG. EU No. 1308/2013

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.