A wine born out of challenge and passion, with the confidence that the Langhe may always give voice to great interpretations, even in terms of white wines: a pure Chardonnay, with just a few thousand of bottles produced, and capable of living up to the prestige of great red wines of Langa.For the Damilano family, concentrated for generations on the Nebbiolo, taking on the challenge of a white wine grape that has already had superb interpretations in the Piedmont region was an important and strongly coveted test.The name chosen for the new white, G.D., is dedicated to Giacomo Damilano, the company founder, who had already perceived the right vocation and potential of the family vineyards back in the 1920s.This Chardonnay offers intense perfumes of white peach, citrus fruit, and broom shrub, admirably blended with notes of roasted peanuts and peanut butter. It is soft, cozy, and has an exceptional freshness and salinity, as well as a long finish with slight spice notes.
Pinot gris is originally a French variety, which had, however, arrived to Styria back in 1822 and has become perfectly acclimatised and adapted to our environment. Two sides of the variety are known in the grape-growing world: the simple and vivacious Venetian pinot grigio, and the rich aromatic Alsacian pinot gris. The Styria pinot gris has its very own style, displaying both the freshness of the simple grigio and the richness of the aromatic gris. It is a wine ready to be consumed as soon as it is made, but can likewise mature for at least half a decade or, in case of excellent vintages, even longer.
Fantasia white wine is a blend of Sauvignon and Chardonay, matured in barriques. The former variety gives the wine youthful vivacity while the latter allays and complements it with its elegance. The wine is of straw yellow colour and its full and smooth taste is rounded off with pleasant freshness.
It is a deep purple color. The flower is distinctive, noble, with black currants, coffee beans, ripening in the wood, with an abundance of ripe black fruits, reminiscent of very good young Bordeaux. A firm and full wine.
The sparkling wine is fresh and fruity, with apple, peach, banana and citrus aromas, which stimulate our appetite. The sparkling wine is elegant, harmonious and drinkable. The taste is pleasant, balanced and harmonious. The sparkling wine has matured for 8 months on yeasts in the tank, which is reflected in the pleasant buttery aftertaste.Temperature controlled fermentation of the base wine took place in stainless steel vats. at a The base wine for Melody was kept in stainless steel vats to maintain freshness and fruitiness. The second fermentation took place in high-pressure tanks (Charmat method).