Picollo ErnestoGavi, Piedmont
Made with attention to detail, this wine demonstrates the characteristics of the Gavi terroir where fruitiness and minerality intermingle. In the vineyard, only the best buds are kept in the spring and a green harvest is carried out before veraison to ensure that only the top quality grape bunches are kept. The harvest is manual and fermentation with indigenous yeasts lasts about three weeks in stainless steel vats. Malolactic fermentation is started on a portion of the wine only to maintain freshness and vivacity.