This is without any doubt the "Queen" of Falanghina a full-bodied and elegant, dry and persistent wine. This ancient grape comes from the vineyards of the hilly area that goes from the crater of Vesuvius to the hills of the Lattari mountains, a wine of great tradition and importance Falanghina is a wine of great tradition, so called for the cultivation system where the Vine supported by a pole called in Latin "falange"
The Iovine Winery offers some of the best Wines of the Sorrento Peninsula, with an unprecedented "Terra del Gragnano", sparkling red Gragnano Doc, produced only with Pimonte grapes and refermented in the bottle like the old fashion way. We are talking of the highest enological expression ever achieved in the Land of the Sirens.
If we wanted to summarize the past and above all the present of the Iovine Family, "Four generations of winemakers in the Sorrento Peninsula, the Land of the Sirens". With these words, Aniello, the winemaker, presents the family business. A reality present in the Lattari Mountains, rooted in the territory but also open to the challenges of the global market by focusing on the quality of its product. Iovine Wines are present at the most important trade fairs and can boast a series of awards and certificates of all respect to guarantee the quality of their wines.
- Wine name: Pompeian Falanghina White
- Appellation: Pompeiano Falanghina IGT
- Zone: Sorrento Peninsula/Vesuvius
- Vineyard extension (hectares):10
- Blend: 100% Falanghina
- Vineyard age (year of planting): Falanghina 1994
- Soil Type: Volcanic (made up of volcanic deposits from eruptions of the Vesuvius)
- Altitude: 200-400 meters above sea level
- Vinification and ageing: Vinification and maturation in steel
- Vintage: 2017
- Colour: Bright white
- Nose: Fruity notes which merge into soft, peach-like tones
- Flavour: Round, with floreal hints.
- Serving temperature (°C): 8-10
- Pairings: Pasta and rice dishes, fish cooked in a salt crust.
Alcohol: 12.5% vol
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