Vitovska, Vodopivec
Organic
Orange Wine (Skin Contact)

Vitovska, Vodopivec - 2016

Item # 38891 750mL

Paolo Vodopivec is in the same camp as Gravner but makes wines remarkably different. First, the color is a light golden color, you would hardly think of this as an orange wine. This is fermented in amphorae and aged 2 1/2 years in botti. Vodopivec works solely with Vitovska in his six hectares of vineyards, believing this grape to be the true voice of the Carso.

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Wine made from grapes grown without synthetic pesticides, fertilizers and herbicides in the vineyard.


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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 latter of these unusual and ancient techniques is the white varietal, Ribola Gialla, which yields...

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