Livio Felluga

Sauvignon D.O.C.

Composed of 100% estate grown grapes.   Distinctive with complex notes of kiwi, passion fruit and sage.  Elegant and concentrated, with vibrant fruit and crisp acidity.

REGION: Friuli, Italy

APPELLATION: Colli Orientali del Friuli D.O.C.

GRAPE: Sauvignon

VINIFICATION: The part-dried grapes are carefully destemmed and left to macerate for a short period. Next, the fruit is soft crushed. The must obtained is then allowed to settle. The now-clarified must ferments in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks.

AGING: The wine is left on the lees in stainless steel for six months. After bottling, the wine rests in temperature-controlled binning cellars for a minimum of two months.

COLOR: Straw yellow with light greenish hues

AROMA:  Complex and refined notes of passion fruit, kiwi, and sage integrated with hints of citron and anise.

PALATE:  Full and crisp with notes of tropical fruit mingled with a lingering minerality on the finish.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Excellent as an aperitif, this Sauvignon is also an outstanding partner for vegetable soups, fresh seafood dishes.