“SOTTOCASTELLO” Alpi Retiche IGT, Fay (2017) - Lombardia
Grape : 100% Chardonnay
San Giacomo di Teglio, Valtellina. The vineyard is set u in the mountain so it leads to lively acidity and a wide aromatic profile. A very balanced Chardonnay, complex and precise, flinty and stony on the nose and enriched with creamy shades given by lees and batonage. Partially Fermented in stainless steel vats and the other part in Small wooden casks, 9 months ageing in Steel Vats and oak Casks, further 6 months of bottle fining.
Food pairing : Pasta, Shellfish, Mature and hard cheese, Lean fish, Cured Meat