Doccia Fredda means "cold shower" in Italian and this does what it says on the tin! It's one of those wines you don't easily forget. Lime, tropical hints, mint, sweet almond. A melting pot of sensory experiences. Definitely worth trying.
Type: Orange Wine
Grape: Trebbiano d'Abruzzo, Passerina
Location: Rocca San Giovanni (CH) Abruzzo
Soil: Guyot, Calcareous clay
Description: All Controvento wines are a result of Biodynamic agriculture.
The wine is made using the process of carbonic maceration which helps to stimulate fermentation of the grape. This is followed by a further five days of skin-contact maceration which gives the wine it's distinctive orange colour. The wine is then aged in stainless steel tanks.
Serving temperature: 10-12 C