Malvasia delle Lipari DOC

Malvasia delle Lipari DOC Passito - Na'jm

Obtained from Malvasia and Corinto Nero grapes, grown in the age-old tradition of the aeolian islands, it has a warm velvety taste, slight hints of tannin, excellent and balanced structure with a goldenamber colour, there are hints of fresh fruit: apricot, fig, almond, ranging to honey, followed by floral sensations of jasmine. It goes well with desserts and ice cream. Particularl,recommended with marbled cheeses. Excellenton its own, for a quenching break.

Grapevine

95% Malvasia delle Lipari – 5% Corinto Nero

Production Area

Capo Faro – Salina, Isole Eolie

Breeding System

Guyot

Ground

Volcanic

Harvest

The grapes are harvested at the end of September. After the late harvest and after drying grapes on trellis, the grapes are gently pressed. The must is set for alcoholic fermentation for around 20-25 days at controlled temperature in stainless steel. Aged 1 year in stainless steel tanks, followed by 4 months of ageing in bottle.

Color

Golden/coppered, with brilliant greenish reflections

Perfume

Intense, with hints of fresh fruit, from apricot to fig, followed by floral sensations of jasmine

Taste

Sweet with grace, with a slight tannicity, excellent structure and great balance.

Alcohol content

vol. 13%

To be tasted at

15°c

Best match

Cassata, cannoli, mascarpone, ice cream. Perfect with gorgonzola and delicate marbled fruit.

DATA SHEET

LABEL

ZONE

FORMAT

Natural cork stopper

AWARDS

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