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Wine Villa Sparina, "MonteRotondo", Gavi DOCG, 2012

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Tasting Notes

Color

Wine pale golden straw color.

Taste

A full-bodied wine with a creamy texture has an excellent taste with notes of peach, pear and lemon, with nuances of wet stone and a long finish.

Aroma

Intense aroma of the wine reveals hints of white flowers, fine notes of peach.

Gastronomy

The wine goes well with fish dishes and seafood, white meat, pasta, risotto and other Italian dishes. Worth to try it with sashimi or shrimps.

Interesting Facts

Grapes for wine are harvested from a single vineyard "Monterotondo", which is located in the scenic hills of Monferrato at an altitude of 310-350 meters above sea level. Age of vines is 50 years, marl soil. The total vineyard area is about 60 hectares. The berries are picked by hand, fermentation is done in stainless steel tanks at controlled temperature. Held partially malolactic fermentation. The wine is aged on the lees for 4 months in barriques, then another 4 months in steel tanks. Wine storage potential is 5-8 years.

The owner of the company - Stefano Mokkagatto - is an ardent admirer of the Italian painter Giorgio Morandi, whose canvases influenced the unusual design of the bottles. Stefano commented: "We wanted to create a recognizable wine, perfect in form and content." "Monterotondo" is the top white wine sector, it is the first in the commune won "three glasses" of the Gambero Rosso. "Monterotondo", created with the 50-year-old vines separate Crewe, was the beginning of the triumphant march of Villa Sparina. In 2009, this wine was chosen as the official wine for the Energy Forum Group of Eight (Great8), held in Rome.

Villa Sparina winery is located near a small village in the community of Monterotondo Gavi. Winemaking here dates back to the XVII century. Then the village was surrounded by vineyards, where there was a wine cellar, as well as the house, which belonged to a noble family from Genoa, who does not abandon those winemakers who worked nearby. Today, this tradition continues - the village is visited by tourists and admirers of ancient traditions of Italian winemaking. Vineyards Sparina Villa located in the area, covering about 400 hectares, 60 hectares of which are surrounded by forest and windswept with the Ligurian Sea. Prestige Villa Sparina confirmed by the fact that the wines of the region Monterotondo are among the most noble white wines made through careful selection of grapes.

Features

  • Color depth: pale
  • Body/Saturation: full-bodied
  • Serving temperature: 10-12°С
  • Website: http://www.villasparina.it/
  • Aging potential: 5-8 years
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