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The winemaker recommends Troj DOC Friuli Colli Orientali 2020
The Vigna Traverso winery has selected clones of Merlot, Refosco, Schioppettino di Prepotto, suitable for their terroir and created a very balanced bland in taste. Interesting to discover and accompanied by everyday foods of good Italian cuisine. Easy to drink, pleasant and inviting wine. In Friuli Colli Orientali, only fine wines with peaks of true excellence.
Characteristics of the Troj wine
Troj Friuli DOC Colli Orientali Vigna Traverso dry taste, well structured, with sufficient dose of tannins, balanced and persistent in the finish. The blend of Vigna Traverso with 40% Merlot grapes, 30% Refosco dal Peduncolo Rosso, 30% Schioppettino. the wine has an intense, clear ruby red color and an excellent alcohol content of 13.50% vol. Aged for 11 months, on the nose an excellent scent of violets and fruit: raspberry, black cherry…
Suggested pairings with Troj wine:
Dish to be combined with the Troj DOC Friuli Colli Orientali di Vigna Through lamb with sauce, homemade pasta with meat sauce, grilled meats, platters of cheeses and seasoned salami.
Uncork Troj DOC Friuli and decant before serving at a temperature of 16 - 18°C in a Ballon chalice.
The Vigna Traverso company has been part of the Molon family since 1998, with 22 hectares of vineyards planted in Prepotto in the province of Udine. At the helm of Giancarlo Traverso, founder and profound appraiser for the wines of the Colli Orientali del Friuli, and followed by his son Stefano Traverso