balanced and rich in every aspect: the linearity in the mouth is accompanied by notes of ripe fruit that fade into pleasant nuances of toasted hazelnut, vanilla and honey
Name and Denomination
Chardonnay D.O.C. Piave “Linea sottovoce”
Grape variety 100% Chardonnay
Alcohol content 13.5% vol.
Optimal serving temperature 10-14°C
it goes well with stewed fish and fresh cheeses with sheep's milk or with moderately seasoned cow's milk.
the Chardonnay vine is a white grape variety from the wine-growing area of Burgundy in France. It is a very adaptable vine to the territory where it is bred and from which it draws what is necessary to differentiate from area to area.
when the grapes are perfectly ripened, the harvest begins. The grapes arrive in the cellar to be de-stemmed and crushed and placed in the lung press where a stop is made with the skins for about 4-8 hours, then the pressing cycle is started. The must obtained is cooled and decanted. The alcoholic fermentation starts on the clear must and at the end of the latter the temperature is lowered to about 8-10 ° C. In January 2/3 of the Chardonnay DOC Piave are placed in small carats of second and third passage wood where it begins a slow maturation in wood, for a period ranging between 6 and 12 months. When our oenologists consider a perfect balance between smell and taste, they define the assembly with the third
part of the Chardonnay DOC Piave which was maturing in steel, the wine obtained is left to rest for at least 3-4 months before being bottled for a further 3 months refinement before being offered to our customers.
in a cool and preferably in the dark to ensure maximum integrity and longevity.
at the sight it is bright, alive with pleasing golden-yellow hues that respond well to a white wine with wood.
the olfactory impact is elegant and complex, initially the ripe fruit notes prevail and then fade into pleasing nuances that recall toasted hazelnut, vanilla and light honey sensations.
excellent initial acidity, then it is long, deep, sapid, persistent, suggestive linearity in the mouth.
in 75 cl bottles in boxes of 6.