Riserva del Fondatore
OLTREPÒ PAVESE METODO CLASSICO DOCG
85% Pinot Noir 15% Chardonnay
Vigna del Portico and selections from other older vineyards
Clay-limestone on sandy marl
South-East, 250-300m above sea level
White wine vinified with soft pressing and 45% yield. Fermentation at 18°C in stainless steel tanks. Tirage in May of the year following harvest, blending the best base wines only in the best years. Maturation on the yeasts for at least 60 months.
Manual remuage highlights the craftsmanship of a unique product, which retains an extraordinary ability to evolve over time. Deep straw-yellow in colour, the characteristic aroma is rich with scents of bread crust and ripe fruit. Perlage is fine and persistent.
Ideal paired with high quality cuisine, it is perfect for creating an occasion.