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Jermann Pinot Grigio

Jermann

PINOT GRIGIO Venezia Giulia IGT:
Pure Pinot Gris, a grape particularly at home in northeastern Italy.
In typically Jermann style, its character, flavors and aromas appear to shine through in focused intensity.
Silvio's magic combines with that of Friulian soil to elicit every Pinot Grigio nuance in well balanced elegance.
First released in 1974.

TYPE
White
GRAPES
100% Pinot Grigio (Pinot Gris)
LONGEVITY
Can evolve for at least 2-3 years
PRODUCTION
WINEMAKER
Silvio Jermann
VINEYARD CHARACTARISTICS
From 2 large vineyards on prevalently marly + arenaceous soil originating in the Eocene, with a rocky substratum v. similar to Tuscan galestro. Exposure: SW, NE. Pinot Grigio grapes are the first to come in, the 1st week of September.
VINIFICATION AND AGING
Partly vinified on the skins. Stainless steel only, in order to enhance its instrinsic varietal freshness + fragrance.
TASTING NOTES
Intense straw yellow with a delicate shade of rose; the bouquet is ample, fruity and intense, with excellent persistence. On the palate, full body, mellow and especially well balanced. Expected cellar life: 2-3 years.
SERVING SUGGESTIONS
Wonderful with fish soup, grilled fish, mushrooms, any fish-based or porcini-based dish
ANALYSIS DATA
13% alcohol by vol.; acidity: 5.50-6.00
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