Passito "Ispirazione" Nino Negri

Lombardy
Passito
2016
Sku: 1953
Until stocks
Q.ty
€ 39.99 € 47.00
Shipping within Wednesday 04 August, if you order today

Opzione Quantità

2 bottles
€ 79.98
Purchase
-15%

Awards and honors

Punteggio sommelier
92/100
2021

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Wine Characteristics

Winery
Nino Negri
Region
Lombardy
Wine list:
Passito
Denomination:
Passito
Vintage:
2016
Grapes:
50% Muscat Blanc Petits Grains, 50% Sauvignon Blanc
Alcohol:
12,50%
Dimension:
Standard bottle
Cl:
50cl
Style:
Fruity
Pairing:
Strudel, Fruit pies and cream, Desserts, dried Fruit
Sulfites:
Contains sulfites
Code ICQRF:
SO/1800
Winerry's Headquarter:
Nino Negri - Chiuro (SO) - Via Ghibellini, 3

Descrizione vino

This sensational Nino Negri Valtellina wine is made by 50% of Muscat Blanc à Petits Grains and the 50% of Sauvignon Blanc grapes. The cultivation soils are located at south at the feet of the Alpes on the right side of the Adda River and the grapes are picked at the end of November in boxes of 3 kg. Already during the picking the grapes has the noble mold. The wine making process starts in February and the grapes are softly pressed. The must rests for some days. There is an elevate presence of sugars of the 18%. The must ferments for one month. The profit is 30%. Finally it takes place the maturation for 18 months in new French oak barrels.

 

Characteristics of this Passito “Ispirazione” produced by the Nino Negri winery

It has an intense, deep and bright gold color. The smell has apricot jam and alpines herbs aromas. It is thick and balanced. The taste has ripen fruit aromas and a persistent aftertaste.

 

Suggested pairings with this great passito

This passito “Ispirazione” is a meditation wine and it can also be matched with mousse, bakery, fruit pies and flavored cheeses. It must be served at 8°C and the proof is 12%. It can be aged for 2-3 years and it improves its characteristics.

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