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Castello di Pomino Benefizio Riserva

N. Bott.
750 ml Standard
€ 29,00

This elegant, supremely distinctive cru displays an unbelievably rich array of aromas and sensory impressions. One hundred per cent Chardonnay sourced from the vineyard of the same name, at 700 metres’ elevation, it was produced for the first time in 1973 and was Italy’s first barrique-aged white wine.

  • Producer: Castello di Pomino
  • Region:Toscana
  • Grapes: Chardonnay
  • MAtching: Vegetable  soups,  baked  sea  bream, baked salmon fillet, caviar.

how to serve

  • Serving Temperature 10/12°C
  • Type:White wine
  • Classification:D.O.C
  • Region:Toscana
  • Grapes: Chardonnay
  • Terrain:Terrain  rich  in  sand,  strong  presence  of  stones.  Very  well  drained.  Rich  in  mineral  elements. PH acid of lightly acid
  • Fermentation: 30 days with batonnage
  • Aging:10 months in new french barriques
  • Alcohol:13,5%
  • Color:A  shimmering,  gold-tipped  straw-yellow
  • Perfume:Benefizio  boasts  a  bouquet  that  is  long-lingering  and  multi-faceted, with  white  peach,  pineapple,  and  bananas  foregrounding  subtle  floral  notes  of  mimosa  blossom
  • Flavour:The  full-bodied  palate  is  warm,  well-rounded,  and  smooth,  yet  it  impresses  at  the  same  time  with  an  appealing,  vivacious  acidity  enlivening  succulent  fruit.  Hints  of  ripe  pineapple  appear  again  on  the  finish.  Overall,  this  is  a  finely-balanced  wine  with  good  length  and  considerable  elegance
  • Matching:Vegetable  soups,  baked  sea  bream, baked salmon fillet, caviar.
  • Serving Temperature:10/12°C