No age statement
Closure: Champagne/cork & muselet wire cage
Product of: Italy
Oltrepo’ Pavese is an area encompassing 78 municipalities in the province of Pavia (Lombardy). 59 of them situated in the plains or on the hills; the remaining 19 in the mountains. The area is revered for its viticulture and several species of grapes are grown here for the making spumante.
Sampled on 03/01/2011
Clear, pale golden with vigorous medium mouse.
Fruity gooseberry and apple with a touch of cat pee.
Dry but with honeyed richness, gooseberry marmalade, cooking apple and raw rhubarb.
Cleansing, tart gooseberry acidity.