Lilia, Romagna D.O.C.G. Albana Passito 2016

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  • Regular price €31.17

Total production 3600 Bottles / 375 ml 

This wine will be bottled in March 2018 - PRE ORDER NOW!

Vintage: 2016

Grape varieties: 100% Albana
Location: Protected Natural Park, "Vena del Gesso", border hills between Toscany and Romagna, Italy 
Appellation: Romagna D.O.C.G. Albana Passito

Colour: Golden yellow with amber hue
Aromas: Dried fruit, acacia flowers, honey, orange peel, oregano, wild mint
Taste: Firstly, more savory than sweet, reminding cappers, oregano, wild mint. Then come the fruits, figs and apricot, completed with the citrus freshness & lingering aftertaste. A rich and complex wine.

Alcohol: 14.5 %
Acidity: 5.34 g/l
Residual Sugar: 65 g/l
Total Sulfur Dioxide: 100 mg/l

Production: Grapes are hand harvested end of October. The grapes are dried in wooden crates for 4 weeks.  Fermentation of 90 days at controlled temperature with selected yeasts in inox tanks. Aged for 8 months in french oak barrique. Bottled 15th of November 2017.

Region specifics

Altitude: 300 m
Exposition: Gentile exposition to the South East
Soil composition:
Age of the vines: 25 years in average
Vineyard Productivity: 6000 kg/ha
Food pairing: All cheeses, pastries and cakes
Suggestions for serving (temperature, etc.) ca. 10-12  °C

Download LILIA 2016 WINE SPECS