Estate: Tenuta del Priore
Denomination: Brut Spakling Wine
Grape variety: 100% Passerina
Production area: Collecorvino, Pescara, Abruzzo
Altitude: 150 m ASL
Soil Composition: Silt and clay, rich in morainic material, sometimes calcareous
Density of plantation: 5,000 plants/ha Training form: guyot
Vineyard age: 13 years
Grape yield/ha: 130 quintals
Grape harvest time: first week of September
Fermentation: Charmat. Second fermentation for 90 days in autoclave
Alcohol level: 12% Vol.
Sugar: 7,5 g/l
Serving suggestion: 8°/10° C
Pairing: ‘La Bella del Priore’ is perfect as aperitif, the best match is with fish dishes and medium and long seasoning cheese. This wine is interesting with oysters but it is also suitable as an entire meal in the warmer months.