PLANETA Cometa - A great white wine from southern Italian grapes which can be compared with the most important white wines of the world. During the 1990_s the aim from our experiments with Fiano, was to produce and excellent wine and Cometa was born. Expressing the characteristics of this extraordinary grape in an original and unique way. Intense and flowery perfumes, a great structure but at the same time with minerals which today forms one of the most important white wines of southern Italy. Elegant and fat at the same time. It moves dynamically between the soft sensations alcoholic and a vibrant acidity. Final full of aroma and varietal nuances that lead to a considerable persistence.
Colour; straw yellow with green tints Nose; Surprisingly intense aromatic nose and charm. Notes of litchis, nectarines, pineapple, mandarin, peppermint, and scents of the Mediterranean, chamomile and thyme Food Match; Carpaccio of raw and/or smoked fish, oysters and grilled shellfish. Prawns with saffron SICILIAN DISHES; Spaghetti with sea urchins and spaghetti with lobster. Glazed meat. Red mullet in Noto almond pastry crust. Chicken breast with orange sauce Sicilian cheese: Caprini and three-month Caciocavallo. HOME- MADE DISHES; Carpaccio of sea bass, pasta with new oil and country vegetables, baked primosale (sheep's cheese) in orange leaves, grilled Sciacca prawns. Faked carbonara with carrots, ham and broad beans, chickpeas gnocchi, zucchini, provolone and lemon thyme Vinification; de-stemming followed by gentle crushing and static settling at a low temperature. Inoculated with selected yeasts when clear, fermentation in stainless steel tanks Ageing; Drink now, up to 5 years from vintage
Volume: 750 mLs
Varietal: 100% Fiano
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