DERTHONA – Colli Tortonesi Timorasso
The grapes come exclusively from an owned vineyard, located in Montagnola site; when unfavorable weather makes it impossible to achieve the highest quality standards established by the Cascina Montagliola farm for Morasso production, the grapes, which quality is always guaranteed by strict selection and thinning operations, are used to produce Derthona, the Timorasso “cadet” of the farm.
Timorasso in purity
The grapes are harvested by hand, in boxes of 15 kg each, in the third week of september
Soft pressing of the grapes, followed by cold static decantation of the must and slow fermentation, carried out at a controlled temperature.
The wine is aged for a year in stainless steel tanks, alternating racking with periods of maturation on fine lees,; after bottling the wine evolves further in glass for about a year.
Colour: straw yellow and bright, almost golden with maturity
Bouquet: delicate and intense, complex, with notes of pear, fresh almond and mineral nuances typical of the grape
Taste: full, rich and balanced, with sour feeling perfectly integrated into the structure of the wine
10-12° C in large glasses.
Fish dishes, even elaborate, omelettes, fresh and medium-aged goat cheese.
How to purchase
We accept ATM (Bancomat) and Credit Cards.