Fontanassa Marin Colli Tortonesi Timorasso DOC 2016, Piedmont, Italy
Dry white wine, 75cl. Full bodied 100% Timorasso from Piedmont, Italy. 13.5% ABV. Organic
Straw yellow colour, the palate shows mineral hints that dissipate into chamomile, ripe plums, walnut and toasted almonds. The finish is long lasting, smooth and elegant.
Producer Profile Fontanassa
Marco Gemme farms his 15 hectares using organic viticulture methods. The soil is rocky and poor, with clay and sand rich in iron. Marco’s consulting oenologist is Gaspare Buscemi. Their wine is alive. No chemical product is added (although allowed); dreg removal and stabilization are carried out only with long periods in cold ambient; selected yeasts, that can change the original characteristics of the grapes ,are not used. After the wine is left on its yeasts, only one filtration is carried out at the time of bottling.