Lugana Riserva 'Molceo' Ottella 2019

The Lugana Riserva “Molceo” is an intense white wine from very ripe grapes, aged for 16 months in steel tanks and in small and medium oak barrels. It has a very fruity, articulated and mineral profile, with scents of flowers and citrus fruits. The taste is rich, juicy, fresh and persistent

18.00 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Lugana DOC

Grape varieties

Turbiana (Trebbiano di Lugana) 100%

Category

White Wines

Region

Veneto (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Cultivated according to the Guyot system in a soil rich in white clay. Harvest of very ripe grapes

Vinification

Soft pressing of the whole bunches, static decantation, alcoholic fermentation in steel tanks and partial malolactic fermentation

Aging

16 months on the lees in steel vats and, for a small part, in barriques and in tonneaux

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Gambero Rosso
2019
3 / 3

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
8°-10°C
Glass
Medium open goblet
Medium open goblet

Perfect for young and medium bodied orange wines which require a minimum oxygenation to open. The opening, slightly tighter than the body of the glass, favors the concentration of aromas towards the nose, enhancing the perception of aromas and limiting the dispersion

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 4-5 years

WHITE WINE LUGANA RISERVA 'MOLCEO' OTTELLA 2019 DESCRIPTION

Colour Golden yellow

Scent Intense, rich, fruity and mineral, with notes of citrus fruits and yellow flowers

Taste Complex, rich, smooth,juicy and fruity, with a long persistence

producer: Ottella

Main wines
Lugana
Foundation year
1960
Hectares of vineyards
40
Winery-owned grapes
80%
Annual production
350.000 bt
Enologist
Nicola Danesi, Domenico Mazzotta
Address
Loc. Boschetti, Frazione San Benedetto di Lugana - 37019 Peschiera del Garda (VR)

Perfect to drink with

  • Pasta-Vegetables Sauce
  • White Meat Stew
  • Pasta-Tomato Fish Sauce
  • Fish Soup with Tomato
  • Grilled Fish
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