Wine "Villa Gemma" Bianco, Colline Teatine IGT, 2016
Reviews of purchase "Villa Gemma" Bianco, Colline Teatine IGT, 2016
Is characterized by crystal-clear, straw color.
Taste of the drink fresh and fruity, full-bodied, well balanced, with good acidity. Captured the tone of apples, bananas and flowers.
Has an intense aromatic bouquet with hints of banana, apple, white flowers (jasmine).
A good combination of wine are different fish dishes: fish soup, grilled fish, grilled fish and the like.
Wine "Villa Gemma" Bianco is a blend consisting of Trebbiano and a small amount of Chardonnay and Kokochchola. Last grape variety is quite rare in Abruzzo is found mainly in the vineyards Masharelli, it is traditionally used to create blends, due to its ability to create a balanced drink.
The grapes for "Villa Gemma" Bianco comes from four vineyards with clayey and calcareous soils: San Martino (height - 400 meters), Ripa Teatino (height - 250 meters), Loreto Aprutino (height - 350 meters), Controguerra (height - 220 meters ). Crop harvested in late September. After a 19-hour cold maceration, the must is fermented for 30 days at 16 ° C. Then the wine is maintained 5 months in stainless steel vats. Finally, in February, drink bottled.
Masciarelli wine house was founded in 1978 in San Martino, but wine production began only in 1981, since the early years were devoted to research. Flagship wine farm - "Villa Gemma" - was produced in 1984. Love for the winemaking Gianni Masharelli inherited from his grandfather, who made wine in a small amount for your family and friends. Gianni married Marina Tsvetich in 1988. After the death of Gianni in 2008, Marina is the main representative of the winery Masciarelli. Name Marina also became the name for a whole range of wines, including five titles - Montepulciano, Trebbiano, Chardonnay, Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon. In the role of consultant oenologist Romeo Taraborelli acts.
To date, the winery is owned Masharelli 320 hectares of vineyards in 14 cities and 4 provinces of Abruzzo. Vineyards have very specific characteristics of the terroir and are at different altitudes (200-500 meters above sea level). Assortment of wine home includes several lines of wines. In 2003, there was an assortment of wineries sparkling wine "Iskra".