Jesera

Pinot Grigio

DOC Collio

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    The wine

    Collio Pinot Grigio: a pleasant, easy-drinking, fresh, playful wine with a wide matchability and which is especially suitable for everyday consumption. These characteristics have certainly contributed to the wide diffusion of this wine throughout the world, with particularly high success in the USA and the UK.
  • The character

    It is rather difficult, however, to come across versions of quality, structure and character that still retain its liveliness and light-heartedness. The coppery Pinot Grigio ‘Jesera’ is intended to be just that: playful and easy-drinking, but nevertheless a bearer of personality and terroir.

Jesera

Pinot Grigio

DOC Collio


Jesera

Pinot Grigio

DOC Collio


Awards

  • Gambero Rosso, guida Vini d'Italia, prima edizione 1988
    11 years
  • Bibenda, Fondazione Italiana Sommelier
    12 years
  • Veronelli, attivo dal 1990
    13 years
  • Maroni, annuario dei migliori vini italiani
    12 years
  • Doctor Wine, guida essenziale ai vini d'Italia
    2 years
  • Vitae, associazione italiana sommelier, dal 1965
    6 years
  • Vini d'Italia le Guide dell'Espresso, le eccellenze italiane
    4 years
  • Gilbert & Gaillard, guida dei vini ed esperti del vino dal 1989
    2 years
  • Vivino -  Wine Style Awards
    1 year
  • Falstaff, rivista tedesca dal 1980
    1 year

Technical information

Alcohol in vol. %

13,5%

Total acidity ‰

4,9‰

Harvest

The grapes were hand picked and de-stemmed between September 3rd and September 18th 2021.

Vinification | Aging

After harvesting, the grapes are then macerated for 4 to 8 hours at a temperature of 14°C directly in the presses, protected from oxygen with innovative systems by recycling their fermentation carbonic in order to reduce the intake of antioxidants. The must ferments and matures on the lees for 6 months partly in large wooden barrels of 20/27 HL and part in steel containers.

Bottling

The wine was then blended and bottled during full moons between the end of March and July 2020.

Emotional information

Color

The shade varies depending on the vintage; this year it is pleasantly coppery.

Nose

It is fresh and lively on the nose, with a floral bouquet, hints of yellow peach and light mineral notes.

Palate

On the palate it is enveloping, fresh and savoury sensations are perceived. The fruity notes return and it closes in the mouth with a good minerality.

To be paired with

Starters and canapés, especially ham, light soups, grilled fish and white meat.

Serving temperature

12/13°C

Aging potential

over 10 years

The wine

Also known as Pinot Gris and coming from Alsace, it spread all over the globe and is today considered an “international” grape. It is the first Italian still white wine in terms of export volumes and Italy is the largest producer in the world in terms of cultivated hectares of vines, located mainly in the Triveneto area in the North-east. This variety was born from a genetic mutation of the most celebrated Pinot Noir, which led to a change in the color of its grapes. In fact, despite its wide diffusion, few know that Pinot Grigio is a gray berry grape: its bunches have a gray-pink color tending to purplish. And this is why the resulting wine takes wonderful coppery hues if processed with a light maceration on the skins.

The Vine and the Grapevine

The vineyard

Also known as Pinot Gris and coming from Alsace, it spread all over the globe and is today considered an “international” grape. It is the first Italian still white wine in terms of export volumes and Italy is the largest producer in the world in terms of cultivated hectares of vines, located mainly in the Triveneto area in the North-east.

This variety was born from a genetic mutation of the most celebrated Pinot Noir, which led to a change in the color of its grapes. In fact, despite its wide diffusion, few know that Pinot Grigio is a gray berry grape: its bunches have a gray-pink color tending to purplish. And this is why the resulting wine takes wonderful coppery hues if processed with a light maceration on the skins.

The vineyard “Jesera”, from which our Pinot Grigio takes its name, is located inside the DOC Collio.

This variety was born from a genetic mutation of the most celebrated Pinot Noir, which led to a change in the color of its grapes. In fact, despite its wide diffusion, few know that Pinot Grigio is a gray berry grape: its bunches have a gray-pink color tending to purplish. And this is why the resulting wine takes wonderful coppery hues if processed with a light maceration on the skins.

The vineyard “Jesera”, from which our Pinot Grigio takes its name, is located inside the DOC Collio.


Bottle Sizes

  • Half Bottle

    Formato: 37,5 cl
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    ‘Classic’ Wine Bottle

    Formato: 75 cl
  • MAGNUM

    Formato: 1,5 l

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