Lacryma Christi Bianco del Vesuvio Doc 75 cl Sorrentino
Classification : D.O.P. - ORGANIC
Grape variety: Coda di Volpe 90 %, Falanghina 10%
Type of soil: Volcanic - sandy Training system/pruning: Guyot , at 500 mts. above sea level
Period of harvest: End of September Yeld for hectare: 90 quintals
Alcohol content: 12,5 %
Colour: Straw yellow
Bouquet: Very intense, complex and consistent. Offers floral signs with prevalence of the broom, fruity with persistent almond note.
Palate: Full-bodied, pleasant and elegant, dry and persistent. Balanced and harmonic thanks to equilibrium between the feelings of freshness and softness.
Serving temperature: 10° C
Food affinities: Great matching with fish dishes, white meats and delicate cheeses.
Note: The denomination is born from a legend: Lucifero, chased by the Heaven, brought with himself an edge of it, deposed it in the Naple's Gulf. God, aching to have lost a so beautiful part of the Heaven, started to cry and, there where his tears fell, the grapevine rose for miracle.
The wine obtained from this grapevine was called "LACRYMA CHRISTI".
|Grape used||Coda di Volpe 90 %, Falanghina 10%|