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2014 Solera Insolia

Producer: Azienda Agricola Mortilla
Country/Region: Italy - Sicily

If you are not familiar with Insolia and the wines from Sicily, this is a very nice example that is clean, expressive, vibrant, fresh and long lasting.
Color: Brilliant straw yellow with golden reflections
Aromas: intense tropical fruit aroma with some jasmine flowers and nutty notes
Flavors: Harmonious and well balanced with mature, exotic fruit flavors such as kiwi and pineapple. The finish is persistent.

2014 Solera Insolia

Vintage: 2014
Grape Varietals: 100% Insolia ("Dama Sciannone" clone)
ABV: 12.5%
Aging: 6 months in stainless steel vats + 2 months in bottle
Serving Temp: 55-60 degrees Farenheit°F
Closure: Cork
Agricultural Method: Sustainable
Production: 12,000 bottles

Wine Making Notes:

Pruning technique: Espalier
Planting density: 3,600 vines / hectare
Yield: 70 ql / Ha
Harvest: Early September
Vinification : 100% destemmed. Grapes are crushed and maceration is conducted in temperature controlled vats. Temperature of fermentation: 14 °C


Pairings:

Goes well with classic Italian food, such as Risotto with mushrooms and walnuts or veal dishes.
It is also delicious when paired with exotic sushi, such as Salmon sashimi.

Product Formats:

Unit Units/Case Type UPC - bottle SRP/Unit
750ml 12 Glass 7 48132 10924 8 $15.99