Gorgo Custoza 2022
Gorgo's lovely fresh Bianco di Custoza comes from chalky soils south of Lake Garda lending a mineral core to the fragrant fresh fruit.
Agricola Gorgo is run by ex lawyer Roberta Bricolo who returned in 2014 to take over the estate founded by her father in 1973. Gorgo is based in the Village of Custoza south east of Lake Garda growing the classic grapes of the Verona region. Her 53 hectares of vines are all farmed sustainably and organically making an excellent range of pure fruit forward wines.
Roberta’s lovely fresh Bianco di Custoza comes from chalky soils lending a mineral core to the fragrant fresh fruit. A blend of Garganega (the Classic grape of Soave), Bianca Fernanda (native clone of the Cortese grape (of Gavi di Gavi fame), and Trebbiano Toscano. The grapes are given a cold maceration before pressing and fermented in stainless steel vats where it remains on its lees for 3-4 months.
|Colour / Type
|Drinking well now but could age for a year or two
|Light bodied, Dry, Elegant
|Cortese, Garganega, Trebbiano