Esther della Zoina – 2006

  • Colour and Bouquet: straw yellow colour with golden reflections, on the nose is fragrant and delicate, with a pronounced bouquet that remind white citrus fruit, hay and sage. In the mouth is elegant and warm, with good flavour and rightly bitter.

    Vine: Erbaluce 100%.

    Vineyard: 2,600 sqm. planted in 2001 with a density of 5.000 plants/hectare. Exposure South – south/west, altitude 300 metres above sea level. Sandy melted ground.

    Pruning: Guyot with a load of 40.000 gems/ha

    Yield : for the 2006 harvest the yield per hectare has been of 3.5 tons and the yield grape-wine of 66%.

    Wine-making: soft pressing and fermentation in new oak barrels at controlled temperature of 19/21°.

    Aging: twelve months in new oak barrels, two months in steel and at least four months in bottle.

    Date of bottling: November 24 2007.

    Specifications:

    Actual alcoholic strength of 13.80% v.

    Total acidity of 5,58 g/l.

    Total sulphur dioxide content of 89 mg/l.

    Production: n° 665 bottles 750 ml.

    Serving temperature: 10-12°

    Potential aging: 10 years

    Wines produced in our cellar are not filtered therefore we recommend to decant as they may be resent natural dregs.


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