||This is an ancient grape variety, the presence of which in Samnium dates to the early 19th century. lt takes its name from the Latin noun “Falanga” – the stake used to support the vine – and in Samnium finds its ideal habitat, characterised by extreme differences in temperature. Two clones in particular Falanghina verace and Falanghina mascolina have become widespread and, when correctly vinified, exalt the specific characteristics of the grape variety.
||Altitude: 200-600 m. a.s.l.
||Medium-textured clayey-calcareous with sandstone/volcanic outcrops.
||End of September and the beginning of October.
||After a careful selection of the grapes performed in the vineyards, they are delivered to the winery where they undergo soft pressing- destemming and the addition of dry ice for an initial temperature control. This is followed by fermentation at a controlled temperature of 13-15 °C so as to achieve a fresh, fruity and aromatic product that enhances the characteristic qualities of the grape variety and the terroir.
||In steel at controlled temperature.
||It is an ideal wine to accompany fish-based hors d’oeuvres, especially raw and grilled fish.
||Price Vigne Sannite Falanghina Lazzarella 2016 € 7.62