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Acinum
Soave Classico DOP
Veneto
Acinum is a collection of exquisite wines selected by Fabrizio Pedrolli in order to enrich the Vias portfolio with the best Italian territories and wineries. This selection starts from the historical wine areas of Veneto, Negrar in Valpolicella and Montforte d’Alpone in Soave, These wines are the result of a successful collaboration with the family of Edoardo Montresor, who cultivate the grapes, and the oenological expertise of Enrico Paternoster.

Owner: Fabrizio Pedrolli
Winemaker: Enrico Paternoster
Type: White wine
Varietals: 100% Garganega

Vineyard Location: Monforte d'Alpone
Orientation: South - South West
Elevation: 250 m a.s.l.
Vines Planted: 2000
Trellising: Veronese pergol;a
Vines/Acre: 4,000/Ha
Soil: Volcanic, calcareous and clay

Vinification
Soft pressing. Cold Maceration on the skins for just 6 hours. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks for 15 days at the controlled temperature of 15 °C.

Aging Process
The wine is refined in stainless steel tanks for 7 months and 2 additional months in the bottle.

Tasting Notes
Color: Clear pale yellow in colour, with greenish reflections
Bouquet: Fresh and slightly fruity bouquet with delicate aromas of acacia and elder blossoms
Flavor: Dry, with an almond and honey aftertaste
Pairings: Suitable to a vast varieties of dishes. Excellent with fish and as aperitif.

Alcohol Content: 12.5 %
Residual Sugar: 4 g/L
Serving Temperature: Serve at 8-10 °C
Production: 8,000 bottles