Filodora Prosecco DOC
Tommasi Filodora represents the best of Prosecco: coming from Conegliano-Valdobbiadene, the most prestigious areas of the Prosecco appellation, this fresh sparkling wine is the perfect sparkler for any occasion. It is not a frivolous wine, though: it is the result of careful selection and vinification of grapes that are grown on one small estate. The wine has been part of the Tommasi portfolio since 2012, when the winery celebrated its 110th anniversary; it was important to the family to begin producing wine in the area that their home region of the Veneto is perhaps best known for.
Tenuta Filodora consists of 37 acres of vineyards located in the town of Miane, in the heart of the DOCG Prosecco region, halfway between Conegliano and Valdobbiadene. A green hillside located only a few minutes from the town of Valdobbiadene, this is one the most prestigious areas of the appellation. The vines average around 35 years of age, with much lower yields than are permitted in the region (about 9000 kh/ha vs. 13,000 kg/ha).
This Prosecco is fermented for 10 days in stainless steel tanks, then re-fermented in large tanks to give a fragrant, light and persistent sparkling wine. The Charmat method is carried out for 30 days, also in stainless steel tanks.
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