Verfrissende blend van 70 % Chardonnay, 15 % Grillo en 15 % Viognier. Deze mooie witte Siciliaanse wijn hebben we afgelopen jaar voor het eerst zelf van dit mooie eiland geïmporteerd.
Gerbino Bianco is a fresh, fruity and harmonious Sicilian
white wine, perfect for every day enjoyment. Aromas of
white flowers, peach, melon and a hint of honey follow each
other and accompany a soft yet elegant structure.
Denomination IGP Terre Siciliane
Varietals Chardonnay 70%, Grillo 15%, Viognier 15%
Production 30,000 bottles
Vineyards Gerbino and Paradiso in Contessa Entellina, 30
year-old vines located high hillside vineyards, organically
Altitude 1,800 feet
Soil Tuff and Clay mix
Vinification Soft pressing for 8 hours, fermentation in
Aging 6 months on the yeasts in steel
Production philosophy Certified Organic, Vegan Friendly
This multi-faceted white is born from a union of Chardonnay,
Grillo and Viognier, typical grapes of the Terre Sicane.
Everything in the vineyards happens with respect for the
vines and their territory, with no use of any chemical or
The grapes are sourced from the historic family vineyards of
Gerbino and Paradiso in Contessa Entellina. Impeccable care
for the vineyards and at harvest, the grapes are hand-picked,
each variety at perfect maturity. Destemmed grapes are soft
press and fermentation takes place in stainless steel. Aged
for 6 months in stainless steel, on the fine lees.
Gerbino Bianco recalls the Sicilian summer, with its enticing
bright yellow reflections. From the first aromas the wine
recalls Mediterranean herbs and citrus, melon and hints of
honey. Expressive and full of contrasts between fruity and
Color Pale bright yellow
Aroma Expressive of ripe white fruit andmany aromatic herbs
Flavour Soft and fruity, slightly savory
AWARDS 89 points International Wine Review 2018