Lugana "Santa Cristina" DOC ZENATO

Lombardy
Lugana DOC
2019
Sku: 2060
out of stock

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
88/100
2020

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The soul and the core of the Zenato winery are located in the moraine lands of Lugana and Valpolicel...
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Wine Characteristics

Winery
ZENATO
Region
Lombardy
Wine list:
Lugana
Denomination:
Lugana DOC
Vintage:
2019
Grapes:
100% Lugana
Alcohol:
13,00%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
75cl
Style:
Light and fresh
Pairing:
Vegetables in batter, Cold meats and salami, fresh cheese, Aperitif, Appetizers steamed fish, Mussels, Sushi-sashimi, Tartare-fish carpaccio, Spaghetti with clams

Descrizione vino

This wonderful wine of the Zenato winery is made with Trebbiano di Lugana grapes coming from the Massoni estate an historical vineyard and perfect for its exposition and soil. This is made in the Peschiera del Garda hamlet at the south of the lake. The exposition is south, and they are located at 80 meters above the sea level. The soil has limestone and clay and the cultivation method is the Guyot. The vineyards are 50 years old with a profit of 110 quintal per hectare. The grape harvest takes place in the last decade of September and there is a soft pressing with a fermentation for 15-20 days in stainless steel tanks at 16-18°C. It follows the refinement for 4-5 months in stainless steel tanks and further 2-3 months in bottle. 

 

Characteristics of the Lugana Santa Cristina Doc

It has a straw yellow color with green reflections. The smell is intense with floral, citron and fruity aromas. The taste is mineral, balanced, soft and delicate.

 

Suggested pairings with this white wine of the Garda area

It is perfect with luxury appetizers, white meats and lake’s fishes. It must be served at 9-10°C and the proof is 12.5%.

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