a recognisable personal note from the prominent mineral character of the terroir
ribolla gialla época 2017
ribolla gialla época 2017
ribolla gialla época 2017

Wine description

Colour: straw yellow with a golden reflection
Aroma: intense and complex; ripe yellow fruits
Flavour: wine with mineral, concentrated, full flavour that evokes ripe fruits and Mediterranean herbs, in particular basil   
Recommended with: It best accentuates sea and freshwater fish, but with its fullness and character, it can also be served with local cured meats.  
Serving temperature: 12–14°C

Type of production

Vineyard: Pročno 
Soil: Opoka (marl and sandstone)
Canopy training: simple guyot, 3,500 vines per hectare 
Yield: up to 4,000 kg/ha
Vinification: selected hand picked grapes are de stemmed and crushed.  After 20-24 hours of cold soak maceration the grapes are gently pressed and left for settling 24-hours. Clear must is racked and fermented in 500 litre oak barrels where matures on fine lees for another 12 months. 

Wine parameters

Vintage: 2017
Alcohol level: 12.5 %
Total acids: 4.5 g/l