A sparkling wine made from Pinot Nero and Ribolla Gialla grapes using the Charmat method, IlMille undergoes fermentation in French oak barriques followed by a slow secondary fermentation in pressurized tanks with random rémuage. After further aging in the bottle the wine is released on the market at least a year and a half after harvesting.
Wines made from international single grape varieties, vinified in stainless steel tanks aiming to respect and enhance each variety’s elegance and finesse. The new vintages are released in the spring following the harvest.
The grapes in our single vineyard wines come from three small distinct plots located in Cividale del Friuli from vines planted in the 80s. Strictly following the Friulian winemaking tradition, the must obtained after a gentle crushing undergoes fermentation and ages sur lie in big Slavonian oak barrels with frequent bâtonnage. Each new vintage is released on the market at least one year after harvesting.
Biancosesto is made from a selection of only the best grapes of two great native varieties: Friulano and Ribolla Gialla. Following a brief, cold maceration it undergoes fermentation and sur lie aging in big Slavonian oak barrels, with frequent bâtonnage”. Each new vintage is released on the market at least a year after harvesting.
Four classic renowned international varieties of outstanding quality. All our classic four reds age in big French oak barrels and are released on the market at the beginning of the spring a year and a half after harvesting.
These wines are considered the highest expression of this winegrowing area. Our Schioppettino and Pignolo age in French oak tonneaux and are respectively released on the market after two and five years after the harvest.
L’Arcione, made from only the best grapes, carefully sorted, of two red native varieties (Pignolo and Schioppettino), has a bold character and structure destined to feature its best along time. Aged in French oak tonneaux, it is released on the market about four years after harvesting.
Alongside our two native varieties, Verduzzo Friulano and Picolit, aged in French oak barriques, there is Noans, our intensely aromatic and freshly elegant blend made from Riesling Renano, Traminer Aromatico and Sauvignon which is vinified in stainless steel tanks. Verduzzo Friulano and Noans are released in the beginning of spring a year and a half after harvesting; while our Picolit is available on the market at least three years after harvesting.