Riserva della Famiglia Chardonnay
Family owned and operated since its founding in 1892, the Coppo family has remained true to the traditions of the Asti area for over 100 years. With every vintage, the Coppo family strives to create world-class wines while staying loyal to the traditional grapes and winemaking philosophy of their Piedmont origins.
The Coppo's dedication to excellence is highlighted in the Riserva della Famiglia wines. Only released in the most exceptional years, these extremely rare and elegant wines showcase the Coppo family's attention to the finest details in the vineyard and the cellar.
Riserva della Famiglia, Piemonte Chardonnay, 2006
A refined and intense Chardonnay with notes of flint, pear and apple. Its creamy texture and natural acidity pair beautifully with risotto, wild mushrooms and rich dishes, such as osso buco.
PRODUCTION AREA: Agliano
SOIL COMPOSITION: Calcareous marl
VINEYARD ALTITUDE: 200m above sea level
TRELLISING SYSTEM: Guyot
HARVESTING PERIOD: September 2006
REFINING METHOD AND AGING: 20 months in French oak barrels with regular stirring of lees
TOTAL PRODUCTION: 3,000 bottles