Azienda I Vini Riconoscimenti Curiosità News Link

White Pomédes

Pomedes Bianco Bianco Pomédes Friuli Colli Orientali

Classification
D.O.C. 

Grapes
65% Pinot Bianco, 25% Friulano, 10% Rhine Riesling

Position and vineyards
Marly hilly soil: selection from among the best grapes harvested just after normal ripening, more so for the Riesling. Grapes are selected exclusively fron mature vines.

Harvest
By hand, after mid September; 55 quintals per hectare.

Vinification
Whole grapes gently pressed; the must is then decanted at low temperature and left to ferment in French oak barriques and tonneaux, half new and half used. Ageing lasts 8 months with frequent batonage; assemblage lasts 10 months in steel tanks and contact with the noble lees is assured. Finally the wine is refined in the bottle for 3 months.

Alcohol content
14-14,5%

Acidity
5.5-6 g/l

Organoleptic properties
Strong colour, full perfumed bouquet, aromatic, fruity and complex flavour with a long, lingering finish.

Best served with
Important first courses (including those wih a truffle aroma) or elaborate fish dishes.

Medium annual production
4,000 bottles