Collio Friulano "Rolat", Raccaro

Collio Friulano "Rolat", Raccaro - 2018

Item # 40146 750mL
$31.96/ Single Bottle
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The Friulano grape is native to the Collio area of Friuli in the north of Italy. The Raccaro family has a small, 7 ha farm. This bottling comes from the single vineyard plot, Rolat, where soils is clay and sedimentary in nature. This bottle is pale yellow in color, fresh and lively. The fruit is pressed overnight and then fermented with ambient yeasts for over a month. Unoaked.


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About the Producer

Cormons, Collio Friuli, Italy In 1928 Dario Raccaro’s grandfather, bought the farm at the foothills of Monte Quarin, just outside of Cormons, near the small church of S.Maria. During the sixties Dario’s father decided to concentrate on the production of wine and in the eighties Dario abandoned his career in professional basketball to take the reins of the winery. Dario’s charismatic and...

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Friuli-Venezia Giulia

Famous for its fascinating and unusual white wines, this region is home to many avant-garde winemakers (such as Gravner and Vie di Romans) who have expanded their repertoire of winemaking styles to include both the most modern, stainless-steel and barrique-influenced wines, to über-traditional wines with long maceration periods, fermented in clay amphorae. The grape that benefits most from the...

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