Masut da Rive – Pinot Grigio DOC

Producer: Masut da Rive
Wine: Pinot Grigio DOC
Grape Variety: 100% Pinot Grigio
Production Zone: Isonzo del Friuli
Altitude: 120 feet above sea level
Surface Area/Yield: 2.5 acres, 2.5 tons per acre
Exposure: Southeast
Soil: Chalky with gravel.
Vinification & Aging: The grapes were whole cluster pressed and the juice was settled and racked off the lees into stainless steel tanks. Fermentation took 7 – 10 days under temperature controls, after which the wine was aged in stainless steel tanks for 9 months. A light filtration was followed by bottling and an additional 3 months bottle aging prior to release.
Production: 635 cases
Alcohol: 13.5%
Description: Pale color with bronze highlights. Aromas of flowers, honey and hints of tropical fruit predominate. The wine is medium bodied, delicate with a zippy and refreshing finish.
Food Pairing: White meats, grilled fish and pasta.
Pinot Grigio DOC