Wine Eugenio Collavini, "Blanc Fumat" Sauvignon Collio DOC, 2011
Wine golden-yellow color.
The taste of wine is fresh, elegant and delicate, with good balance and finish.
Wine with a surprisingly full fruity aroma, such as bananas, peaches and melons, with notes of mint and yellow peppers.
The wine is recommended to serve with fish, fish sauce, clams steamed or grilled.
"Blanc Fumat" Sauvignon Collio DOC 2011 - a dry white wine made from Sauvignon grown in the Collio region in the southeast of the province of Gorizia, on calcareous and sandy soils. A large amount of sunlight helps the grapes to reach full maturity. Due to the proximity of the Adriatic Sea sea breezes reduce the risk of fungal diseases of grapes. The grapes are harvested by hand and gently pressed, followed by fermentation at a controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks. Before carrying out bottling, wine give "rest" for about six months in steel tanks.
Oenological Kollavini family history begins in 1896. Eugenio - the founder of the winery, while supplying their wine to neighboring farms, not even imagining that a century later, it will gain the whole world. In 1970, thanks to innovations in the field of sparkling wines and creating Ribolla Dzhialla - the results are accurate and original research methods - winemaking region gets more glory. In those years, the square named Kollavini were increased acquisition of the old manor house of the XVI century in Kono de Rosazzo, which later became the residence of the family estates and cellars were used to store wine. In 1980, all activities Kollavini occurs exclusively in this prestigious residence. Manlio today - modern owner, commits itself to increasing the diversity of products, the development and better functioning of the structures, as well as improving quality standards.
Since 1996, the quality of the wine growing thanks to an extensive program that includes a variety of activities - from control specialists all stages of growth and development of the grapes, to modernize production technologies, which include soft spin and temperature control of vinification. Skilful investments and innovations have allowed the winery Kollavini take a leading position in the region with the prospect of further growth and success.