Project Description

Friuli

Denominazione di Origine Controllata

Pinot Grigio

Braida Santa Cecilia

Wine characteristics Pinot Grigio

Wine of great character fermented strictly in white, refined and marked bouquet reminds of acacia’s flowers. Dry, suave, full bodied with a strong scent of Artemisia, lemon and pear.

Recommended with Pinot Grigio

Goes well with hors d’oeuvres, in particular with ham, soups, seafood and white meats. Pleasant even before meals.

Serving temperature Pinot Grigio

8–10 °C; 46.4–50 °F

Awards

  • Bibenda, Tre Grappoli
  • Gambero Rosso, Due Bicchieri
  • James Suckling, 91 pt.
Soil Gravely of alluvial foothill origin, typical of the land named “Grave del Friuli”.
Grapes Pure Pinot Grigio grapes.
Growing system Guyot.
Harvest First fortnight of September.
Vinification The must extracted from the pulp, by soft squeezing, is separated from the skins before fermentation begins.
The fermentation is done under controlled temperature to favour the extraction of colours, of taste and the growth and the preservation of the original aromas of the grapes.
Fining In bottle.