Albana is Romagna’s most iconic grape variety, with a strong character and pronounced tannins; it was the first white wine in Italy to win DOCG status.

DENOMINATION
Albana DOCG Romagna Secco.
GRAPE
100% Albana.
VINES PER HECTARE
4.300.
HARVEST METHOD
By hand.

Fermentation and 5-6 month maturation in steel, followed by at least one month of bottle-ageing.

Appearance: straw yellow with gold highlights.
Bouquet: an intense, superb bouquet, displaying generous volume and multi-layered fragrances, with lovely notes of honey and tropical fruit, such as banana, mango, and pineapple, flanked by ripe pear.
Palate: a crisp acidity and good tannins, superb balance, concluding with a long-lingering finish with just a touch of sweetness, that offers hazelnut and vanilla and the desire for another glass.

Vintage 2014
Robert Parker: 90