Attems Trebes 2017, D.O.C. Collio, Italy
Selected for our ‘guest’ wine range thanks to it’s quality and character. Attems is a name that encompasses the history of wine in Friuli Venezia Giulia. Indeed there is documentation that confirms ownership of land dedicated to viticulture in Collio by the Attems dynasty dating as far back as 1106. The Attems brand is owned and managed by the Frescobaldi family who have 700 years of history of viticulture in Italy. All of their wines show incredible character and elegance. Trebes is their finest expression of Ribolla Gialla.
This is one of those wines that has a bit of everything, but nothing in excess. It is the epitome of balance.
It grabs your interest right from the moment it hits the glass; the colour is a rich golden yellow. The nose starts off with savoury notes then evolves towards jasmine, tea leaf, cedar, thyme and flowers. After some oxygen the fruit comes through in the form of buttery pear, apricot and fig. The palate has great weight and body, but it isn’t overbearing, there’s just the right amount of acidity to sharpen things up. After the fruit fades you’ll find a touch of minerality and salinity on the finish. Take a bow the folks from Attems. This is great stuff!
Twenty minutes before serving
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Rich cheeses, pork dishes, roast chicken
2019 – 2025
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