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Monte Tondo, Monte Tondo Casette Foscarin Soave
Casette Foscarin Soave DOC


Tasting Notes: Right now, and we don’t say this flippantly -- Monte Tondo is making the very finest Soave in Italy. This offering is a stunning example of what the Garganega grape can do in the hands of masters like Gino and Marta Magnabosco. Monte Tondo is a true family estate that cuts no corners, and they are determined to elevate Soave to a whole different level. One sip, and you will see they are doing it. With fermentation as low as 14 degrees, and yields as low as 600g per plant, this is one Italian white wine that delivers<br />extraordinary minerals, pinging clarity, and cleanliness.

Location Veneto, Italia.
30 hectares.
Soil Calcarious soil of medium depth.
Estate Monte Tondo.
(MON-tay tone-DOH)
Vine Training: Pergola trantina.
Density of plants: 4200 ha.
Yield: 1 bottle per plant.
Winemaker Gino & Marta Magnabosco.
(JEEN-oh mahynia-BOZ-co)
(mahr-TA mahynia-BOZ-co)
Vinification Cold maceration for more than 12 hours depending on the ripeness of the fruit; soft pressing; fermentation in stainless steel tanks.
Varietals 90% Garganega,
10 % Trebbiano di Soave.
Barrel Yes.
Residual Sugar 2 grams per liter. Maturation 6-8 months in the barrel.
5 months minimum in the bottle.
Acidity 5042 grams per liter. Vintage Production 300 cases.
Alcohol 13% by volume. Foot Fairing Crab legs, halibut, clams, pasta with
broccoli and ricotta cheese, and figs.
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