CATAPANUS was the name of the ancient provincial delegate of the emperor, in charge of the military and civil government of the whole of southern Italy in the Byzantine period. To this authoritative figure we wanted to dedicate our most important white grape variety of our territory: the BOMBINO BIANCO
Name: PUGLIA I.G.P. WHITE
Grapes: Bombino bianco 100%
Production area: “Coppanetta” estate – 50 meters. S.l.m., with north-west exposure
Characteristics of the vineyard: extension of 2.5 hectares. Planted in 1973 with a density of 1,800 plants / Ha. “Apulian tent” training system
Soil: calcareous-clayey soil
Yield per hectare: 80 quintals
Vinification and aging: Soft pressing of the grapes followed by static decantation of the must and a slow fermentation and controlled temperature.
After bottling, the wine rests in the bottle for a few months to be better appreciated after being marketed.
Color: Straw yellow
Aroma: Anise, pineapple and banana
Pairings: Fish, shellfish, as an aperitif and for the whole meal
Serving temperature: 10 ° -12 ° C