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Gavi
Denominazione di Orgine Controllata e garantita
del comune di Gavi

Produced with Cortese grapes from the zone of Novi Ligure (AL). Gavi del Comune di Gavi The vines, trained with the guyot method, are about 15-18 years old and yield approximately 90-100 quintals per hectare. The grapes are generally harvested in early September.

The grapes are collected in baskets and immediately taken to the cellar for soft pressing. Only free-run juice, the finest part of the must, is used, stored in low-temperature steel vats for 24 hours to clarify. As soon as the must begins to ferment, it is transferred to temperature-controlled stainless steel vats to promote fermentation.

After alcoholic fermentation, Gavi is conserved and aged in stainless steel vats for 2-3 months. Before bottling, the wine is clarified, filtered, and stabilised only if absolutely necessary. The bottled wine is racked in temperature-controlled rooms until delivery.

Very light straw colour. Fine, intense nose. Very dry and crisp.

Server at 10° C. Excellent with seafood, appetisers, and first courses with fish sauces.