Almerita Brut 2020 Sicilia DOC cl 75
Conceived in 1987 for the friends of Count Joseph, a brut sparkling wine made with the classic method, in contact with the yeasts for 24 months. Its craftsmanship distinguishes the different vintages. A Sicilian millesimato from Chardonnay grapes. Fine and continuous perlage, delicate creaminess on the palate.
Grape varieties: Chardonnay
Denomination: Sicily DOC
Wine-growing area: Tenuta Regaleali – Palermo – Sicily
Vineyards: Cava Rina ha 16
Year of planting: 1995
Altitude: 500 m above sea level
Vineyard exposure: south/west
Training system: espalier
Type of pruning: spurred cordon
Density of vines per hectare: 4,200
Grape yield per hectare: 65 ql
Production technique: refermentation in the bottle (classic method)
Refermentation temperature: 14/16°C
Malolactic fermentation: carried out totally
Aging: in contact with yeast in the bottle for 24 months
Start of degorgement: June 2021
Alcohol content: 12% Vol.
Wine analytical data: pH 3.41 – AT 6.13 g/l – ZR 5.10 g/l – ET 27.10g/l.