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I Clivi

Galea Bianco 2016

Colli Orientali del Friuli Friulano DOC - 2016

Regular price €30,00
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Availability: 6 bottles

This wine is very similar to Brazan. Why do they produce two wines? Mostly same grape variety, same vinification technique, all things being equal but the terroir: these 2 wines come from 2 different vineyards, hence all the differences are given by the terroir factor. Drier and sunkissed the Galea vineyard, bringing more earthy flavours, and a minerality of baked stones. More humid and with more diurnal variation the Brazan vineyard, which gives more hydrocarbonic aromas, and a minerality of salty sea air.

Earthy, deep, terroir-driven classic old-school blend. Almonds, sun-burned stones, honey, anice.

  • Color Straw yellow
  • Bouquet Floral and fruity notes, enriched with hints of almond and flint
  • Taste Excellent balance, excellent length

Food Pairing & Serving Tips

It's a wine with the right body perfect with grilled fish, seasoned cheese, pasta with fish and tomato souce.

  • Serve at 8-10°C.
  • Decanting time not necessarry

Wine Features

  • Name Galea Bianco
  •  I Clivi
  • Appelation Colli Orientali del Friuli Friulano DOC
  •  Still White
  • 90% Friulano, 10% Verduzzo
  •  Friuli Venezia Giulia
  • Bottle Size 0.75l
  •  13.0% by volume
  • Allergens Contains sulphites
  • Fermentation Stainless steel tanks
  • Grapevine Age 70 years
  • Soil Structure Marl and sandstone flysch of Eocene origin
  • Vineyard Location “Galea” Vineyard on Gramogliano Hills, Corno di Rosazzo, Province of Udine, along the Slovenian Border.