Le Pignole

Santa Bertilla Garganega Passita 'Le Pignole'


Sweet raisin white wine obtained from dried Garganega grapes and aged in oak wood.


Denomination: Sweet Passito wine

Grapes: Garganega 100%

Region: Veneto (Italy)

Alcohol content: 15.5%

Format: 50 cl bottle

Vinification: The grapes are harvested when overripe and left to dry in the loft at controlled temperature and humidity

Ageing: Aging in French oak barriques

Allergens: Contains sulfites

Color: Intense golden yellow
Olfactory analysis: On the nose aroma of honey, vanilla and white flowers
Taste analysis: Sweet, solid and balanced taste on the palate
How to serve it: Serving temperature 12°-14°C
How to taste it: Serve in a medium opening goblet
Pairings: Excellent at the end of a meal, combined with shortcrust pastry desserts, also excellent with seasoned or blue cheeses

Producer: Le Pignole is located on the hills of Brendola, the gateway to the Berici Hills, and is a small family-run winery of about 1000 square meters on three levels with three hectares of surrounding vineyards.

Autochthonous grapes such as Carmènere , Garganega and Tai rosso are joined by international grapes such as Cabernet Franc , Cabernet Sauvignon , Malbec , Merlot , Petit verdot , Refosco dal peduncolo rosso and Syrah .