Wine Tercic Pinot Grigio Collio DOC, 2009
The wine is light yellow color with reflections.
The wine has a well-structured, fresh and light taste, with hints of mineral and herbal.
The aroma of wine felt delicate citrus notes, nuances of forests and grasses.
Wine perfect accompaniment to poultry, fish, white meat, seafood.
Terchich plant located in San Floriano del Collio, in the eastern region of northern Italy, on the border with Slovenia. Microclimate Collio is one of the most suitable for vineyards, occupying 9.5 hectares of hilly terrain. Family Terchich many years engaged in viticulture, and since 1990 - and the production of wine. In 1994, their wines first came on the market and since then the importance of wines Terchich and their popularity differ steady growth. Today Terchich is quite a wide range of wines, consisting mainly of monosepazhnyh famous wine varieties - Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon and others.
Pinot Grigio grapes growing in San Floriano del Collio on the sand and marl soils, occupies 40% of the cultivated area. Vines with an average age of 17 years, planted loosely - 5-6 thousand vines per hectare, and the harvest yield of about 6000 kg. Therefore, the amount of wine produced is limited to 7500 bottles per year. Harvested by hand in early September. After a cold maceration for 6-8 hours at a temperature of 10.8 degrees and malolactic fermentation in stainless steel tanks at 16-20 degrees, the wine is aged 6 months in steel tanks and 7 months in bottles. Ageing potential fault is 8 years.