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Pinot Grigio Blush

SanValentinoPinotGrigioRose 2017

VENETO, ITALY

PINOT GRIGIO 100%

COLOUR:

Delicate pink

AROMAS:

An elegant bouquet with intense notes of acacia flowers

PALATE:

Elegant and soft with flavours of ripe and juicy red fruits. Well-balanced between sweetness and refreshing acidity

AGEING POTENTIAL:

This wine has been made to be enjoyed when youthful and fresh

BACKGROUND:

The grapes are carefully selected and separated from their stalks in the winery, they are then gently crushed. The fresh must is left on the skins for approximately 8 hours at a controlled temperature. 5% of Merlot grapes are added in order to achieve the special pink hue of this wine. After soft-pressing the must  is left to ferment at a temperature between 15-17°C and then stored at 17-18°C in special stainless steel tanks until bottling to ensure absolute freshness

FOOD MATCH:

Delicious as an aperitif but complements succulent seafood dishes such as prawns and other shellfish. It also matches with spicy Asian food

WINE ANALYSIS:

Alcohol 12%

pH 3.3

Titratable acidity 5.5g/litre

Residual Sugar 6g/litre

WINEMAKER:

Alessandro Botter, Casa Vinicola Botter Carlo