Colutta Ribolla Gialla
Colutta Ribolla Gialla
- Winemaker: Giorgio Colutta
- Country Of Origin: Italy
- AOC: Friuli Colli Orientali Ribolla Gialla DOC
- Grapes: Ribolla Gialla
Ribolla Gialla is an indigenous grape from Fruili. The name itself will put you in a good mood. Fermentation takes place in temperature-controlled steel tanks with the addition of selected yeasts. It shimmers with its beautiful delicate and luminous straw yellow in the glass. The nose fascinates with a fruity freshness and aromatic notes of apple, jasmine, and orange blossom. Finally, the flavour is dry and fresh, with a fruity finish that pleases the palate.
- Region: Friuli Grave DOC
- Vintage: 2021
- ABV: 13.0%
- Style: White Wine
- Food Pairings: Spicy Food,Soft Cheese,Fresh Greens
"The land in Colli Orientali is considered the best in Italy for Pinot Grigio, because of the climate and the (argile) soil. Giorgio Colutta’s vineyards are in three different locations, all within 5 minutes of each other. Giorgio rents some land in the hills near Manzano from a retired winemaker. When a friend of his got wind this land was available he immediately phoned Giorgio, arranged a meeting half an hour later, and the contract was signed on a scrap of paper out in the field! This vineyard is particularly beautiful with small rolling hills from which villages in Slovenia can be seen. The area of Coli Orientali del Friuli has a particular climate shaped by the geography of the region - the Adriatic sea on one side, the Alps on the other. The mountains protect it from the cold winds from the north, and its proximity to the sea tempers the summer heat. There is a big demand for land here with some of the bigger producers anxious to snap up any plots that become available. "View All Wines by this Winemaker
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