Villanova Traminer Isonzo Doc
|Eye||Intense yellow with coppery shades|
|Nose||Bouquet is reminiscent of vanilla, linden flowers, almond and exotic fruit|
|Mouth||Fragrant with a typical dry aftertaste|
|Pairings||Warm and cold starter, fish in sauce or tasty cheeses|
|Appellation||Traminer Isonzo Doc|
|Grape details||100% Traminer aromatico|
|Region||Friuli Venezia-Giulia (IT)|
|Place of Production||N/A|
|Wine bottle size||0,75 L Standard|
Founded in 1499, Tenuta Villanova is now a days 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.
The flood plain of the Isonzo river is composed by layers of sandstone (calcified sands) and gravels, and it gives rise to grapes with a natural freshness and minerality.
This features best express the varietal aroma 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.
Aging of the wine is done for 4 months on the lees in stainless steel with batonnage. The shelf life of wine is from 2 to 4 years from the harvest, depending on storage conditions.