The cork is rigorously closed by hand with twine: it is an ancient art useful for balancing the inner pressure of wine and thus for favouring its second fermentation. The result is a second life for wine, which gets a fresh and perfect sparkle in every occasion.
Ortrugo dei Colli Piacentini DOC Frizzante
100% local Ortrugo, one of the most typical species of wine of Piacenza: our white sparkle, closed with the traditional twine.
Ortrugo dei Colli Piacentini Doc Frizzante
|KIND OF BOTTLE
Lia 0,75 lt. with the typical closure with twine (spago) made exclusively by hand
Medium-textured and sub-alkaline soil, with deep veins of soda sulphate
After cold maceration on skins for 24 hours and fermentation with cultured yeasts at a temperature of 16°C, wine is stored in pressurized tanks where a slow secondary fermentation finishes its fragrance making it a delicate petillant wine.
The five senses
Straw-yellow colour with greenish veins. Delicate and distinctive taste with a slightly bitter aftertaste. Pronounced and very fresh fragrance, with mint and fresh-cut flowers hints.
Perfect with cured meats and fish first courses. Recommended with fish tartare and pizza.