ITALIAN FINE WHITE WINE WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE
The Azienda Agricola Foffani, built in the 16th century and now protected by the Italian Ministry of Fine Arts, is part of the old family estate in Clauiano, Friuli. Wine production dates back to 1789. Right across from the grounds of the house, vines are planted on soil composed of rich clay, stones and sand; typical of the Eastern Friuli region.
High density plantation, Guyot pruning and green harvesting assure optimal grape maturity. Foffani Estate is SQNPI certified: they avoid using chemicals in the vineyard and during the vinification process, mechanical weeding is done during the month of August rather than using herbicides.
Giovanni Foffani is the only producer of Merlot Bianco, a high class “blanc de noir” wine, charming and intriguing, which is produced in Friuli a land know for it’s white wines.
Classification: I.G.P. Friuli
Vineyard: Foffani Estates
Production Area: Clauiano, Friuli Venezia Giulia Region, Italy
Alcohol: 13.0% Vol
Sugar: 0.4 g/L
Dry Extract: 20.0 g/L
Serving Temperature: 10-12 °C
Aging: 5 years
Bottles Capacity: 750 ml