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Contini Vernaccia di Oristano Flor 2016

Contini Vernaccia di Oristano Flor 2016

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0,75 l  -  15.50% vol.
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Topaz colour.
A range of aromas reminiscent of walnut husk, Indian spices, soya shoots and white musk. Followed by sweet notes of dried fruit, asphodel honey, marzipan and orange peel.
Direct, assertive, savoury, it has a brackish structure, amplified by the natural alcohol content which envelops the sip and enhances the typical aromas, at times pungent.
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10 - 12°C.
Decanting time:
1 hours
Longevity:
05 - 10 years
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Name Contini Vernaccia di Oristano Flor 2016
Type White still
Classification
Year 2016
Size 0,75 l Standard
Country
Region Sardinia
Grape varieties 100% Vernaccia di Oristano
Origin Lower Tirso valley, Sinis
Climate Typically Mediterranean with mild winters, limited rainfall and very hot and windy summers. Altitude: a few metres above sea level.
Soil composition Alluvial, sandy, slightly clayey
Cultivation system Adult vines are bush-trained, espalier (guyot and spurred cordon).
Yield per hectare 40-50 q.
Harvest Mid October.
Vinification Follows the traditional white winemaking process with soft pressing and fermentation at controlled temperature.
Ageing Matured in traditional oak and chestnut wood caratelli barrels for at least 4 years. The barrels are not topped up to allow the characteristic layer of Flor yeast to form and give the wine the distinctive aromas and flavours of Vernaccia di Oristano.
Alcohol content 15.50% by volume
Production year 10,000 bottles
Sulphites Contains sulphites
Pairing As an aperitif wine. Best with bottarga based dishes. As a dessert-style wine to go with almond based sweets.
On offer Price Contini Vernaccia di Oristano Flor 2016 € 10.38  ex VAT

Contini

Founded in 1898 by Salvatore Contini, it is today an absolute excellence within the Sardinian wine landscape. The company is located in Cabras in the Sinis peninsula, just a few steps from the Phoenician-Punic city of Tharros, the village of San Salv...
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