Sparkling wine Icardi, "Suri Vigin" Brachetto, Piemonte DOC, 2017
Reviews of purchase Icardi, "Suri Vigin" Brachetto, Piemonte DOC, 2017
The wine is light ruby color.
Fresh taste of the wine has a lovely sweetness.
Fruity flavor of the wine is filled with notes of fresh strawberries, nectarines and cherries.
Wine is served as an aperitif, goes well with desserts (especially chocolate) and meats.
Sparkling red Brachetto sweet wine from the company ICARDA is made from the same grapes grown on calcareous soil in the south-west of Italy, at an altitude of 300 meters above sea level. The average age of the vines is 35 years. Grape harvest takes place in mid-September. The wine is produced using organic and biodynamic systems. The wine is distinguished by its striking natural aroma.
Company Icardi, founded in 1914, is based in Asti, on the border between two famous wine "terroirs": the Langhe and Monferrato. Claudio ICARDA, winemaker and current owner of the company, continued the work started once by his father, the company expanded the vineyards to 75 hectares, partly lying around the winery, partially distributed in several municipalities of the Langhe and Monferrato. It is Claudio, to appreciate the unique properties of its vineyards began to produce wine under the brand name "ICARDA," his father until the 60-ies of XX century was selling wine grapes grown companies. Claudio ICARDA, which controls the economy helps his sister Mariagratsia, limited yields of grapes, which in practice was introduced green collection and picked up a special system of pruning vines, allowing the taste and aroma of wines have become much fuller and more concentrated. Winery itself is equipped with modern equipment, are constantly experimenting with new technologies.
"Our philosophy of wine comes from the vineyard" - says Claudio ICARDA. "Our wines are produced using organic and biodynamic system, require special care and attention, respect for nature and its cycles, weather and climatic conditions. The result is wines that are characterized by strong natural flavor that is as diverse as the land on which they are born and people who work there. Our slogan is to preserve the wines taste and aromatic characteristics of the grapes from which it is produced. "
ICARDA style wines known throughout the world - this is a very fruity, very thin, clean and elegant wine, balanced with the moment of their birth and noticeable at a young age.