Wine Castelli del Duca, "Isabella" Dolce, Colli Piacentini DOC
Straw yellow with a golden sheen and subtle strings of tiny bubbles.
The taste of wine - sweet and sparkling, fresh and soft, elegant sweetness.
The aroma of wine - balanced, rich, expressive fruit with floral nuances.
Sweet sparkling wine is recommended to be combined with a variety of desserts and Italian pastries.
Castelli del Duca - one of the projects, bringing together the Medici family and one of the most important wineries of the hills of Piacenza. Under the brand "Castelli del Duca" ("Castles Duke") are wines with an excellent value "price - quality". Vineyards, where grapes are grown to create a wine "Castelli del Duca", located on a hill at an altitude of 400 meters, not far from Lombardy and Piedmont, on land which in the XVI-XVIII centuries was dominated by the Farnese dukes. Their legacy is preserved in the castles, monuments and villages that dot the rolling hills.
"Isabella" Dolce - white sweet sparkling wine born in the western part of the wine region of Emilia-Romagna - Piacenza hills. Company Medici Ermete every year produces no more than 30 000 bottles of sparkling beverages, depending on the crop. Monosortovoe wine "Isabella" is made from a very sweet and sweet varieties of grapes - Malvasia Bianca di Candia. The maximum yield per hectare of vineyards - 13 000 kg. Soils sites - clay, rich in minerals. The sugar content in wine - 70 grams per liter. The wine has a low storage capacity: it is desirable to use the drink for 2-3 years after bottling.
Company Medici (Medici Ermete) has been producing quality wines for over a hundred years. At the end of the XIX century the head of the Medici family - Senor Remigio - laid the first wineries in the area between Via Emilia and the valley of Enza. His son ERMETO whole life is dedicated to strengthening and expansion of the family business, so today their descendants own 60 hectares of land in one of the leading wine-producing regions - Emilia-Romagna.
Today, the company operates the fourth generation of the Medici family. The owners have successfully engaged in viticulture and winemaking, producing wines with controlled names of origin and regional wines (category DOC and IGT). In the year here produce about 9 million bottles - for sales in Italy and abroad.