Costebianche is the youngest Chardonnay produced by Coppo. The wine gets its name from its vineyards, which are planted in naturally white soils of clayey-calcareous marl.
this wine owes its name to the color of the soil where the vineyards are located, Costebianche means in fact white slopes
First Vintage Produced:
south – south east – south west
calcareous clay marl
200 m a.s.l.
4,000 plants per hectare
selection in vineyards of the healthiest, ripest grapes hand collected in 20 kg picking baskets
Vinification and fining:
after the soft pressing, 20% of the must is fermented and aged on fine lees in french oak barrels of second and third year
straw yellow with greenish reflections
floral notes, apple, white peach, and citrus fruits
fresh and round, pleasantly savory
vegetables aspic, gazpacho, stuffed zucchini flowers, sole meuniere