Wine collections

Riesling de Rhein

Range

Gitana Classico

Grape Variety

100% Riesling de Rhein

Type

High quality wine, mature, white, dry

Vintage

2013

Harvest

The grapes are harvested by hand in September, 8 tones per hectare

Vineyards

20 ha in the Valul lui Traian wine region, Romanovca village

Soil

Typical and carbonate chernozem, clay texture

Density of vines per hectare

3.100

Vinification

Static decanting of must after destemming and soft pressing;cold controlled fermentation and refinement in stainless steel

Tasting Notes

Colour: This is a clear, light gold wine with just a glint of green

Aroma: Intense, sweet spicy nose of complex peach and apricot with undertones of smoke and honey

Taste: Light, fresh-fruit sweetness on the palate is nicely balanced with crisp acidity that builds a firm structure, and a remarkable wine minerality. An intense palate with amazing fatness, richness and length

Analytical data

Alcohol

14,5%

Total acidity (g/l)

6,8

Reducing sugars

3,5

Food recommendations

It is among the most food-friendly of wines. You can enjoy it  with a mild artisanal type cheeses, but it would fare well with a wide range of fish and seafood, poultry or white meat

Recommended temperature for consumption   

12-14 ° C