Don Fortunato

Don Fortunato

FACT SHEET

  • Type: Sparkling Brut charmat.
  • Varietal: white grape of Calabria.
  • Production area: Calabria region, in the province of Crotone, Ciro Marina resort "Timpa Bianca".
  • Soil: white clay.
  • Altitude: from 50 meters to 100 meters above sea level.
  • Production system: trellis with 5600 plants per hectare.
  • Climate: Mediterranean climate with mild winters and hot, dry summer.
  • Harvest: by hand in late August.
  • Refining: a month in bottle temperature-controlled.
  • Colour:straw yellow light.
  • Taste: dry, good acidity and moderately dry with balanced presence of sugar less than 15g/l.
  • Foods to accompany: excellent as an aperitif or with seafood, shellfish and fresh cheese.
  • Serving temperature: 8 and 10 degrees.