Famous - Famous Forlì Igp

Famous - Famoso Forlì Igp


Tenuta S. Lucia

12,35 €

Famous - Famous Forlì Igp

Production area: Vineyard Galgano, mercato Saraceno (FC),

Variety: the Famous 100% (native)

Location of the vineyards: 250 meters above sea level

Exposure vineyards: south-east

The form of breeding system in espalier with Guyot pruning

Age of plant: average of 7 years

Harvest period: September

Type of harvest: hand-picked grapes in small crates

Soil type: medium mixture calcareous

Of vines per hectare: 5500

Yield per hectare: 70 quintals

Vinification: the evaluation time of collection, manual sorting of the grapes in the vineyard and in the cellar, temperature control grapes, the pressing of the whole grape bunch, short, static decantation of the must at cold.

Fermentation: 50% steel, 50% in barrels, stay on its lees for 8 months with the handling of the lees

Refinement-evolution: 8 months in steel tanks and in oak casks on the lees, 4 months in the bottle. The peak of aging is around 2 years old, the maintenance of the quality 6/8 years

Tasting notes:

  • color: straw yellow with golden reflections.
  • aroma: the nose is fine, complex and very intense with persistent hints of ripe, exotic fruit and white and yellow flowers; also expresses elegant aromas of citrus and light notes of spice that enriches the bouquet.
  • taste: The palate is decided, very fresh and fruity, backed by a mineral finish, very long.

Alcoholic strength: 13,5% vol

Service temperature: 12°

Food pairings: fish dishes, tasty dishes, shellfish, seafood, rice, fish, frogs, and snails, grilled mushrooms, boiled meats, white meats, seasoned cheese, meditation

Notes:manufacturer's peak of refinement in 3 years, the longevity over 10 years

Wines TypeWhite