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Montecalvo Falanghina Benevento IGP

Montecalvo Falanghina Benevento IGP

White | 2022 | Italy, Campania | 12.5%

Falanghina from its heartland in Benevento, a fresh and appealing style.
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Lightly tropical aromas with hints of citrus fruit and honeysuckle. Ripe lemon and apple characters, hints of pineapple and candied peel, and notes of white spice on the finish. Fresh and juicy with appealing minerality.

Product Details

Type White
Origin Italy, Campania
Vintage 2022
Size 0.75 l
ABV 12.5%
Grape Falanghina
Sulphite Content Contains Sulphites
Closure Screwcap

Production Notes

The Falanghina vines are Guyot-trained and grow in limestone and clay soils at 300-400 metres altitude. Harvested in the last half of September, they are gently pressed and fermented in steel for 10 days at controlled temperatures, with no malolactic fermentation.

Producer Information

Montecalvo is a large cooperative of around 1,000 members, founded in 1960. Its 1,800 hectares of vineyards are cultivated mainly with Falanghina, but also Aglianico, Greco and Fiano, on soils ranging from alluvial to volcanic - 30km to the north of the city of Benevento.

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