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Classification: White still wine

Selection of grapes from vineyards located in Beneventano area

Falanghina vine is cultivated mainly in the area of Sannio where also its clone from Benevento can be found. It shows a discrete vigour and a good productivity. Grapes get harvested by hand and make white wine fermented at low temperature in steel barrels.

Wine has a straw yellow colour with an intense aromatic profile well balanced with sensor of agrumes, pineapple and white peach.

At palates it appears with a good acidity and richness, with flavours which remind of ripe fruit also tropical.

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Falanghina

FEATURES

PLANTING YEAR:

From 1990 to 2000

VINEYARD TRAINING SYSTEM:

Counter shoulder – guyot and typical “pergola avellinese”

EXPOSURE:

Sud-West

PLANTING / YEALD PER HECTARE:

2500 – 4500 plants per hectare / 100 quintals

SOIL TYPE:

Chalky clay – sandy and slymy

HARVEST SEASON:

Last week of September in the average

TASTING NOTES

COLOR

Straw yellow color

 

SCENT

Intense aromatic profile well balanced with sensor of agrumes, pineapple and white peach.

 

TASTE

With flavours which remind of ripe fruit also tropical.

 

PAIRINGS

It goes very well with the local cuisine. Excellent with seafood, grilled fish or baked with fresh or slightly aged cheeses.

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