Identità (2017)

Specogna

  • Friuli in a bottle - A wine that comes from the blend of the three great indigenous white grapes of Friuli (Friulano, Malvasia, Ribolla Gialla), to perfectly represent the great quality potential of this area! Produced by the historic winemakers of Friuli: Specogna. Explore all their available wines here. 

  • Typology: White wine – DOC Collio
    Production area: White wine D.O.C.
    Grape variety: 70 % Friulano – 15% Malvasia - 15% Ribolla gialla
    Soil composition: Marl and sandstone
    Harvesting: by hand in 10-kilogram boxes.
    Fermentation and refinery: racking and fermentation (with indigenous yeasts) in oak tonneaux of 5 HL; aged in oak barrels of 15 Hl for the first 12 months; the wine is placed in steel tanks where it ages for a further 6 months; after this period of refinement the wine is bottling, and then it ages in the bottle for 6 months before release.
    Alcohol Content: 13% vol.
    Serving Temperature: 12/14 °C
    Tasting notes: In the nose sweet, large, spicy with varietal characteristics; with hints of citrus, almond, walnut, exotic fruit, and hints of white peach, sage, and white pepper.In the palate great structure, with good acidity and harmonious fruit and spice; the typical almond aftertaste and exotic fruit is very persistent.
    Pairing Suggestions: Wine with a fantastic paring, especially with seafood dishes, prosciutto, and pasta.

Winery: Specogna