Passito della Rocca

Pieropan

Pronunciation
pah-see-toe
Year
Current
Type
White
Winery
Pieropan
Region
Veneto
Oenologist
Nino Pieropan

Overview

This is a very elegant wine, with flavours of dried apricots, honeyed fruit and vanilla. It also has an incredible length.

Wine Notes

Grape Variety
Sauvignon: 50% Riesling italico: 30% Trebbiano di Soave e Garganega: variable percentage
Vinification
The grapes are dried until the middle of December, then pressed . The must is fermented and aged in Allier barriques for 18-24 months.
Aging
2 years of fining in oak casks, completes its maturation in bottle for 6 months
Alcohol
13.5%
| Appearance
Burnished gold in colour with translucent yellow reflections.
| Aroma
On the nose, the wine is complex with a bouquet of acacia honey, cinnamon and hints of walnut husks.
| Taste
This is a very elegant wine, with flavours of dried apricots, honeyed fruit and vanilla. It also has an incredible length.
| Serving Suggestions
Wonderful dessert wine which is perfect with almond-based dishes, simple pastries, fruit tarts, dried fruit and rich, blue cheeses.

Passito della Rocca

Suggested Retail:
$60.00
CSPC#:
717704
Available Sizes:
750ml
Bottles Per Case:
6