Country: Italy Region: Montecchio & Orvieto, Umbria
Varietal: 50% Vermentino - 50% Verdicchio
Vintage:2013 Colour: White Style:Dry
Producer: Riccardo Cotarella
The Falesco property covers 360 hectares in total. The Umbrian vineyards for the Vitiano Bianco are located at 300 metres above sea level on calcareous clay. The vines arespur pruned and cordon trained and are planted at a density of 5,000 vines per hectare.
Ageing Potential:1-3 Years
Both the Verdicchio and Vermentino grapes retain their identity as a result of the cool temperatures used during vinification.Golden in colour,with floral andcitrus perfumes, with notes of crisp apple. There is also a fresh mineral edge to the ripe, round flavours which gives the wine a lovely fresh finish.
Food Matches: Aperitif / Seafood / Shellfish / Goat's Cheese