Falerno del Massico Bianco DOC Tenute di San Castrese e Parco Nuovo, Villa Matilde
Falerno del Massico Bianco DOC Tenute di San Castrese e Parco Nuovo, Villa Matilde
Related to the ancient Roman Falernium wines, Falerno is a well balanced, elegant wine. Ripe fruit notes of pineapple, bananas, peach and pear.

Country and Region: Italy,Campania

Classification: DOC

Producer: Villa Matilde

Wine Style: White

Grape Varieties : Falanghina

Vinification: The Falanghina grapes are harvested from Villa Matilde's hillside south/south west facing vineyards by hand in the second half of September. The grapes are cryomacerated to obtain greater aromatic extraction and improved structure, followed by gentle pressing; the chilled must is gravity-settled, then fermented at 10-12°C for about 20 days. The wine is aged in stainless steel tanks for around 3 months.

ABV: 13.5%

Closure: Natural Cork

Note: James Suckling, 91 points

Case Size: 6

Case price: £ 95.94

Bottle Price: £ 15.99