Vermentino di Sardegna 'Opale' Mesa 2021

White wine full and with a great elegance, with a bouquet of ripe fruit and baked apples and a final floral, mineral, silky and beautiful persistence
21.00 €
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Characteristics

Denomination

Vermentino di Sardegna DOC

Grape varieties

Vermentino 100%

Category

White Wines

Region

Sardinia (Italy)

Alcohol content

14.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

In the Sulcis, on soils rich in limestone and clay, medium texture, of vines 20-30 years old

Aging

At least 2 months on the lees in concrete

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Veronelli
2020
92 / 100
James Suckling
2019
91 / 100
Bibenda
2020
Vitae AIS
2019
Gambero Rosso
2019
2 / 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 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 VERMENTINO DI SARDEGNA 'OPALE' MESA 2021 DESCRIPTION

The Vermentino di Sardegna "Opale" is another symbol of this young Sardinian reality, the winery Mesa, who despite having a young history, has been able immediately to act as a hub of the Sardinian viticulture, coming immediately to produce high quality products. The “Opale” is a Vermentino deep and elegant, full and round, which perfectly reflects the character of the territory from which it came; we are in a wonderful terroir, in the area of Carbonia-Iglesias, of valleys characterized by sandy soils and a perfect exposure to the sun; Here the dry climate of the day and breezy at night allows the grapes to ripen beautifully and concentrate the sugars, giving structured wines and intense. The Vermentino di Sardegna "Opale", in particular, comes from limestone and clay soils, rich in texture, of vines of 20-30 years spurred cordon. The Opal is golden yellow, firm and intense, with notes of ripe fruit and baked apple, with nuances of jasmine and a finish reminiscent of vanilla. It is full of great elegance, with a silky texture, harmonic and balanced...

Colour Golden yellow light

Scent Notes of ripe fruit and baked apples, with a finish of jasmine

Taste Full and very elegant, with a silky texture and a nice minerality and persistent

producer: Mesa

Main wines
Carignano, Vermentino, Cannonau, Cagnulari
Foundation year
2004
Hectares of vineyards
78
Annual production
700.000 bt
Enologist
Stefano Cova, Michele flore
Address
Mesa, Località Su Baroni, 09010 Sant'Anna Arresi (CI)

Perfect to drink with

  • Fish Stew
  • Risotto with Seafood
  • White Meat Stew
  • Grilled Fish