The other illegitimate son, just like Tornasole, it is born from the idea of using a great international grape variety, already present in the vineyards, but with a strong Piedmontese territorial imprint. Its name comes from the summer heat and early ripening, almost a month before the other white berried grapes. Solleone is a wine of great character thanks to the territory that gives it elegance and power.
Great maturity, subtle tannins, complexity for this white wine, vinified on the skins as a red one, to enhance the complexity and aging potential of the grape.
Current available vintage: 2014
Vinification: 60 days maceration on skins in stainless steel tanks. Spontaneous fermentation with indigenous yeasts, very low level of sulphur dioxide, no other additives used.
Aging: in stainless steel tanks
Production: about 5000 bottles
Age of the vines: 25 years
Aging potential: at least 15 years
Serving temperature: 10 ° – 12°
Food pairing: cheeses, soups, vegetarian dishes, meat first courses, fish main courses