Villa Mattielli Soave Classico Campolungo DOC 2017, Veneto, Italy
Dry white wine, 75cl. Medium bodied 100% Garganega from Veneto, Italy. 13.0% ABV.
Bright with a warm straw-yellow colour. Intense and fruity notes on the nose. Well-bodied with a good structure. Light acidity which brightens up the palate. Refreshing mineral and citrus finish. SWA Gold Medal.
Tasting notes from the judges of the Sommelier Wine Awards 2019
This 'rich and textured' Soave took home a Gold medal for 'bright acidity with some pineapple and melon notes', according to team leader Andres Ituarte, while Nelio Pinto of Candlesticks described it as 'fresh and mineral, with some oily, smoked characteristics'. Julien Sahut of Sexy Fish added praise for its 'spicy nose, leading to a richer style on the palate', and described 'honeycomb, tangerine, and some spiciness, with a nutty finish'.
Producer Profile Villa Mattielli
Villa Mattielli is a family-owned estate located in the hills of eastern of Verona. The thirty hectares of vineyards, some of which date back to 1900s, thrive in the unique terroir that benefits from a mild climate and a good sun exposure. It is currently managed by the fourth generation winemaker, Roberta, aided by her husband Giacomo and her sister Valeria.