Winery Links

Recent News

  • Pascal Jolivet / Sancerre / 2015 / Decanter / 94 Points

    the palate starts with a gentle polish leading onto a very succulent, pure, vibrant character. Wonderfully… Read More »

  • Pascal Jolivet / Sancerre Le Roc / 2014 / Wine Spectator / 91 Points

    Pitch-perfect Sauvignon Blanc, with white peach and verbena notes mixed with gooseberry and lemon zest… Read More »

  • Pascal Jolivet / Sancerre Le Grand Chemarin / 2014 / Wine Spectator / 91 Points

    Vivacious, with mouthwatering thyme and tarragon notes weaving through the core of lemon curd and gooseberry… Read More »

  • Pascal Jolivet / Sancerre Le Grand Chemarin / 2014 / Wine Spectator / 91 Points

    Vivacious, with mouthwatering thyme and tarragon notes weaving through the core of lemon curd and gooseberry… Read More »

  • Read All Recent News »

Pinot Grigio IGT Sortesele 2009

Italy » Veneto » Santi » Pinot Grigio IGT Sortesele 2009

Summary

In Trentino dialect, ‘sortesele’ is the diminutive of ‘sorti,’ or “small parts of vineyard.” According to ancient custom, Sortesele were large parcels of vineyard for which the heirs of an agricultural property drew lots.

Pinot Grigio thrives in the Sortesele vineyard, situated along the Adige valley. Following the harvest grapes are sorted and vinified entirely in temperature controlled stainless steel vats. The young wine remains in stainless steel for the short aging process and sees a light filtering prior to bottling.

This crisp white shows aromas of mineral, flowers, melon and white pepper, before clean, angular fruit on the palate, with fresh acidity.

UPC: 0 89744-33412 1

Additional Information

With a pale straw color and delicate green tints, the wine has full and complex aromas of pears, exotic fruits and wild flowers. On the palate, the wine has generous, soft but lively fruit with firm flavors, good acidity and a long finish. The wine has fine structure, captivating to the nose and very satisfying on the palate.

Varietal: Pinot Grigio: 100%

« Back to Santi's Portfolio

Pinot Grigio IGT Sortesele 2009

*click image for large version

© Copyright 2016 Frederick Wildman and Sons, Ltd, New York, NY