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Wine
L'Altru Biancu White 2018

Grape variety
100% Biancu Gentile
Certification
FR-BIO-01
Agriculture FRANCE
Storage
More than 10 years
Serving T°
Cool between 8° and 10°C
Case of 6 bottles of 75cl

115,00 €
Price / Bottle : 19,17 €
Price / l :25,56 €

Heritage vintages range

IGP Île de Beauté

L'Altru Biancu - meaning "the other white" - Yves Leccia brings Biancu Gentile back to the stage, an indigenous grape variety that has been forgotten for many years. L'Altru Biancu is part of the estate's "Heritage Vintages" range.

The vineyard

  • Geology

    Locality Partinelone, Clay-limestone soil on a schist base
  • Cultivation method

    Organic farming, conventional tillage, organic amendments
  • Yield

    40 hl/ha
  • Harvest

    Manual, sorting of bunches, they must be healthy and ripe.
  • Filtration

Winemaking

  • Density

    4000 vines/hectare
  • Vinification

    Pressing of the whole harvest. Cold settling at 8°C for 24 hours, fining on the must.
  • Fermentation

    In stainless steel vats, temperature-controlled at 18°C, for approximately 15 to 20 days. No MLF.
  • Maturation

    6 months in stainless steel tanks on fine lees

Tasting

Its colour is bright and brilliant, a beautiful light yellow. Its nose is very expressive with notes of white flowers and honey. Its mouth is fresh, greedy and mineral, with a tense finish.

Suggested pairing

As an aperitif, but also with grilled fish or a light sauce or with a cheese platter.

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