KOMETES

TYPE: WHITE
CLASSIFICATION: IGP CALABRIA
VINE: Malvasia
SOIL: Clay and limestone
SURFACE AREA: 4.9 Acres
VINEYARD ALTITUDE: 492 feet above sea level
VINE TRAINING SYSTEM: Spurred cordon
DENSITY: 1,415 vines per acre
PRODUCTION: 5,350 lbs per acre
HARVEST: 1st week of September
VINIFICATION: The harvest begins with a close inspection and selection process of the grapes, which are then harvested by hand. The vinification process starts by gently de-stemming the grapes and then using the most modern technologies, making a cryomaceration pre-fermentation in a protective atmosphere. It is then separated from the marc by pressing, followed by cleaning of the must fermentation with controlled temperature conduction.
FML: Not carried out
AGEING: About 4 months in stainless steel tanks and 2 months in bottles.          
ALCOHOL: 13% vol                                                                              
CHARACTERISTICS: This wine has a straw yellow color, with intense scents of exotic fruit and floral notes. The full fruity and savory taste, coupled with excellent persistence, makes it a superior and elegant vintage, which makes it perfect for pairing with refined dishes.                                                                                                                         
SERVING TEMPERATURE: 50-54° F (10-12° C)                                                       
PACKAGING: 6 bottles @ 75cl