Toscolo Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2016 DOCG

$24.00

100% Vernaccia di San Gimignano from Tuscany, Italy. Luminous, straw yellow hue, leading on to a delicately aromatic bouquet of white flowers, pears and honeysuckle and a fullflavored palate rich in citrus aromas, firm freshness and almond nuances. Franco Bernabei Up to 2 years Cork Enjoys as an aperitif or pair with antipasti, first courses, risotto, pasta, soups, eggs, omelettes, or fish.

Description

VARIETY: 100% Vernaccia di San Gimignano from 15 year old vines  at 985 feet above sea level in Sandy/clay terrain. VINIFICATION: Cryomaceration (maceration on the skins at low temperature) followed by temperaturecontrolled vinification in stainless steel tanks. Cold white vinification preserves the stability of Vernaccia’s abundant aromatic components. Aged eight months in the bottle before release. TASTING NOTES: Luminous, straw yellow hue, leading on to a delicately aromatic bouquet of white flowers, pears and honeysuckle and a fullflavored palate rich in citrus aromas, firm freshness and almond nuances. Franco Bernabei Up to 2 years Cork Enjoys as an aperitif or pair with antipasti, first courses, risotto, pasta, soups, eggs, omelettes, or fish.