2018 Croci Lubigo

Sparkling

$42.00

Skin contact fizzy wine!
Hand-harvested & gently pressed immediately. Fermented on indigenous yeasts in concrete tanks. 7 to 12 days maceration on skins across various tanks. Drawn off with residual sugar of 20 to 30 grams / litre. The wine rests in concrete tanks through the winter, undergoing partial malolactic fermentation. In February the wine is decanted and bottled under a waning moon with approx. 15 grams / litre of sugar remaining and & a tiny dose of sulfur. Re-fermentation begins naturally in the bottle in spring & ends in June. No disgorgement as per tradition, this allows the wine to continue to refine on the yeasts and therefore evolve.

  • Origin

  • emilia romagna, italy

  • Year

  • 2018

  • Varietal

  • ortugo

  • Style

  • complex & interesting

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