Chardonnay Friuli - Isabella Wines

Varietal: :100% Chardonnay                                      Elevation:  450 m     

Soil: marl and layered sandstone of Eocene origin with south East exposure.

Appellation: Friuli DOC                                                     Production: 2000 cs

Alcohol %:  13                                                           Dry Extract: gr / liter

Residual Sugar: gr / liter                                                  Acidity:   gr / liter                                                                   

Tasting Notes:  Tasty tropical flavors such as mango, papaya and pineapple with citrus notes, delicately intertwine with aromas of green apple and pear to create depth and balance throughout. A hint of toasted oak rounds out the finish.

Vinification: The fermentation starts through selected yeasts at a controlled temperature of 16-18° C. At the end of the fermentation the wine is not decanted but lays on its own lees in order to enlarge in the mouth.

Aging: Barrel aged for 6 months in large oak cask.

Food Pairing: It is an excellent aperitif and pairs well with seafood, cold appetizers. Grilled white meats.

Tasting Notes