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Broglia
Il Doge Gavi DOCG
Piemonte

This fresh, easy-to-drink wine comes from the youngest vineyards on the estate. It is characterized by its particular acidity, freshness and drinkability. The name refers to the connection of these ancient lands with the history of the Doges of the Genoese Republic.

 


Owner: Gian Piero Broglia
Website: www.broglia.it/
Winemaker: Donato Lanati
Type: White wine
Varietals: 100% Cortese di Gavi

Vineyard Location: Gavi
Orientation: South west
Elevation: 700 ft
Vines Planted: 2000-2010
Trellising: Guyot
Vines/Acre: 2100
Soil: Clay

Vinification
Temperature controlled fermentation in stainless steel vats

Aging Process
3 months in stainless steel

Tasting Notes
Color: The color is pale straw yellow with green highlights
Bouquet: The bouquet on the nose is fine and delicate with notes of peach, apple and grapefruit, together with hints of anise and white flowers
Flavor: The palate is fresh, dry and elegant with a lingering finish
Pairings: Ideal with Mediterranean cuisine and white meat dishes

Alcohol Content: 12.5%
Serving Temperature: 54°F