Friulano Collio DOC, Livon
Friulano Collio DOC, Livon
Lemon yellow with greenish reflections. A delicate bouquet of almonds, peach flowers, nutmeg and honeysuckle. Flowery with a generously full taste. Medium-bodied, harmonic and dry to taste. A white wine that epitomises the often overlooked region of Friuli.

Country and Region: Italy,Friuli Venezia Giulia

Classification: Collio DOC

Producer: Livon

Wine Style: White

Grape Varieties : Friulano

Vinification: The grapes are harvested by hand and placed in boxes then steep in a cold, horizontal press for 8 hours on arrival at the winery and the must is ‘cleaned’ through settling. Fermentation takes place in steel tanks at controlled temperatures of 18°C. When the fermentation is over the wine remains in tank to mature for about 5 months at constant temperatures. There follows a further long period of refining in bottle before the wine is released.

ABV: 12.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: Previously known as Tocai Friulano, the name Friulano was decided upon after Hungary successfully lobbied to obtain the exclusive use of the name Tocai for it's famous sweet wines.

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 113.70

Bottle Price: £ 18.95