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Lacryma Christi del Vesuvio D.o.c. WHITES

Grape Variety: 100 % Coda di Volpe
Production area: Selected vineyards on Vesuvio slopes
Wine-making techniques: Produced with cold maceration of grapes harvested at the beginning of October. The fermentation at a controlled temperature of the must, decanted cold, is followed by careful refining in stainless steel tanks.
Tasting notes: Straw like yellow in colour, It has rich and intense scents of mature fruit, pineapple, white peaches, broom and a particular scent of liquorice. Soft and well structured, it offers the palate, tones of fruits and minerals.
Food pairings: A wine for the whole meal, it accompanies hors d’oeuvres, seafood dishes and fish. Serve at 10/12°C.

2007: Decanter World Wine Awards 2008 – bronze
2007: Vinitaly 2008, Concorso Enologico Internazionale – commended
2006: The International Wine Challenge 2007 – bronze
2006: Decanter World Wine Awards 2007 – commended
2005: Decanter World Wine Awards 2006 – bronze
2005: The International Wine Challenge 2006 – seal of approval