Wine Livio Felluga, Chardonnay, Colli Orientali Friuli DOC, 2013
Reviews of purchase Livio Felluga, Chardonnay, Colli Orientali Friuli DOC, 2013
Wine of yellow straw color with light green reflections.
Taste wines compact, fresh, fruity, with hints of bergamot and herbs, long persistent finish.
Balsamic aroma of the wine, fruity, intense, with notes of quince, pineapple, flowers, complemented by hints of peach and cedar, kiwi, asparagus and bananas.
The wine is perfect to accompany hot soups, white meat, cheese, fish dishes.
Chardonnay, 2010 - fresh fruity wine with intense complex scent, created from Chardonnay grapes grown in vineyards economy in Colli Orientali Friuli on soils composed of marl and sandstone of Eocene period. Harvested by hand in the first half of September. Winery destebliruetsya grapes and thoroughly soaked for a short period of time. Then the berries gently pressed, the must is fermented at controlled temperature in stainless steel tanks. After fermentation, the wine remains in the sediment in stainless steel containers to 6 six months, bottled and aged for at least 2 months.
Livio Felluga - one of the most impressive names and one of the most outstanding wineries in Friuli. His ancestors produced Refosco and Malvasia on the island Istria. Livio Felluga - fourth-generation family wine - Friuli moved to seventy years ago. In the fifties of the XX century, he founded the winery Brac and became the first vineyards on the hill of Rosazzo. Hill was in a deplorable state. With great courage Felluga began to transplant old vine cultivation and new, using unique ideas and innovative methods. The result of the hard work done with great tenacity and passion, was the creation of one of the most famous vineyards of Italy.
Today, the company has expanded its possessions in the hilly area Colli Orientali del Friuli and occupies more than 160 hectares, of which 135 hectares - great vineyards. Production averaged 650,000 bottles per year, which are exported worldwide. Livio Felluga still passionately devoted to the cause and gladly pass on to their children, which sees the present and the future of the company, love of the land, rich in knowledge and traditions of winemaking in Friuli.