Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG

Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG
Estate:
Signano
Wine:
Vernaccia di San Gimignano DOCG
Grape:
100% Vernaccia
Region:
Toscana
City:
San Gimignano (Siena)
Soil:
Clay - limestone - silicon.
Alcohol:
13% Vol.
Acidity:
6 gr/L
PH:
3.50
Residual sugar:
2.5 gr/L
Dry Extract:
23 gr/L

TASTING NOTES

Color:
Intense straw yellow with golden highlights.
Nose:
Fruity and flowery with essence of apple and almond.
Taste:
Dry, warm, quite soft with lemon flavors accented by a nutty texture that revels itself in the finish

Comments

Because of Vernaccia di San Gimignano’s ancient tradition and unquestionable quality, it was the first white wine to be awarded D.O.C. recognition in 1966. Since 1993 the Vernaccia S. Gimignano has entered into the category of D.O.C.G. Recognition, that means Denomination of Origin Controlled and Guarantee.
Guarantee means that for every bottling the winery must send a sample to the Chamber of Commerce where a panel of experts blind taste the wine judging the quality and assigning the State Stamp that certifies the typicity of the wine.

This wine is a perfect companion to appetizer, poultry, seafood and cheese. Best served chilled, 50° F