Passerina Illuminati 2021

Passerina by Illuminati is a white wine from Abruzzo with an herbaceous and fruity profile and a simple and satisfying drink. The nose exudes refined aromas of white peach, melon, hawthorn and orange blossom, giving life to a clear, dry, fresh taste, enriched by pleasant mineral and citrus returns on the finish

7.90 € 9.24 € - 15%
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Characteristics

Denomination

Controguerra DOC

Grape varieties

Passerina 100%

Category

White Wines

Region

Abruzzo (Italy)

Alcohol content

13.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

In Controguerra, at 260 metres above sea level on clayey soils

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation in steel vats at 16-18°

Aging

2 months in steel vats and few months in bottle

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

To enjoy it at its best

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

Perfect for young and medium bodied white wines which don't require excessive 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

Right Away Young

Perfect to drink right away

WHITE WINE PASSERINA ILLUMINATI 2021 DESCRIPTION

Colour Limpid straw yellow

Scent Elegant sensations of white peach, white pulp fruits, hawthorn, orange blossom and aromatic herbs

Taste Clean, dry and pleasant with great freshness and mineral tones in the end

producer: Illuminati

Main wines
Montepulciano, Trebbiano, Pecorino, Verdicchio
Foundation year
1890
Hectares of vineyards
130
Annual production
1.150.000 bt
Enologist
Claudio Cappellacci
Address
Contrada San Biagio, 18 - 64010 Controguerra (TE)

Perfect to drink with

  • Pasta-Vegetables Sauce
  • Finger Food
  • Fresh Cheese
  • Fried Fish
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio