Bricco della Terrazza
Passito IGT

Our Passito IGT Bricco della Terrazza is a very balanced wine, made with hand-picked and carefully selected grapes. The fermentation process allows to obtain a sweet wine, with aromatic complexity and a pleasant amber color.

 

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Oenological
practice

The best grapes are selected and placed in 6 kg trunks to rest in ours orchards to rest longer than 120 days. During the drying period, a sequence of biochemical processes carried out by microorganism like Botritis Nobile, transform part of the sugar into glycerine.

After crushing the grapes, starts the fermentation which is stopped at the right time by removing the yeasts; the result is a sweet wine. The sweet taste of this passito wine is due to the incomplete fermentation of grapes sugar in alcohol. The obtained wine ages two years in oak wood barrels getting aromatic complexity and softness.

Tasting
notes

Amber coloured sweet wine. Intense bouquet with notes of mature apricots, tropical fruits and honey.

Food
pairings

Suggested pairing with cream cakes and ripened cheeses, served with honey

Grape
varieties

Garganega 100%

Temperature
suggested

8°C

Alcohol

13% Vol