Contini

Vernaccia di Oristano 'Flor'

Vernaccia di Oristano 'Flor', Contini
  • 100% Vernaccia fermented with indigenous yeasts
  • Vernaccia di Oristano is the oldest DOC in Sardegna, founded in 1971
  • Vernaccia di Oristano has been Contini’s flagship wine for 120 years
  • From the Province of Oristano, mid-western coast of Sardegna
  • Alluvial, sandy, slightly clayey soils
  • After the traditional white winemaking process with soft pressing and temperature-controlled fermentation, the wine matures in non-topped-off oak and chestnut barrels (known as “Caratelli”) for at least 4 years
  • The oxygenation, together with the constant temperature range, allows the formation of the “Flor”, a film of yeasts that gives the wine its characteristic sherry-like aromas
  • 1.5 grams per liter of residual sugar
  • PH: 3.58
  • Acidity 5 grams
  • 2000 cases produced annually on average

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
2018
Country:
Italy
Region:
Sardinia
Appellation:
Vernaccia di Oristano
Variety:
Vernaccia
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Practicing Organic

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-CON-80-18 12/750ml

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