Villanova Cabernet Franc Isonzo Doc
|Nose||complex and fruity aromas that remind of small red fruits and violets|
|Mouth||The pyrazines emerge by emphasizing the typicality of the grape variety,full-bodied but fragrant|
|Pairings||Roast meat, beef burger and medium-aged cheeses|
|Appellation||Cabernet Franc Isonzo Doc|
|Region||Friuli Venezia-Giulia (IT)|
|Place of Production||N/A|
|Wine bottle size||0,75 L Standard|
Founded in 1499, Tenuta Villanova is nowadays the longest-living winery of Friuli Venezia Giulia. The property covers approximately 495 acres, from the high banks of Isonzo river, to the Collio hills.
Tenuta Villanova produces excellences in both sectors of wine and distillation.
Today it is run by his wife Giuseppina Grossi, expertly combining the respect for the traditions with the enthusiasm for the oenological future.
Alluvial pebbly soil with high drainage. Its geological origins come from deposits of the Quaternary era, then followed by ancient floods (Pleistocene) and more recent ones (Holocene) of the Isonzo river.
Malolactic fermentation is carried out in steel, aging for 12 months in stainless steel tanks. It rests for 6 months in bottle before marketing.