Grape : Viognier
Alcohol : 13% vol.
Characteristics : Fontarca comes only from grapes Viognier selected in the oldest vineyard, planted in 1991. Elegant, assuredly deep, intense, with a great ageing potential. It has sea rocks, marine fossils, shells, fleur de sel and medical herbs, anise, rosemary, Salina’s capers.
Food matching : Pasta, Vegetarian, Appetizers and snacks, Lean fish, Cured Meat
Vines training system: spur cordon
Fermentation: tina troncoconica di rovere francese da 20 hl.
Aging: 18 months in 20 liters oak and chestnut barrels.
Soil composition: white clay
First harvest: 1990
LT : 0,75 Bottles : 4.500
Product Code: C16
Wine regions : Cortona, Arezzo, Italy