Between Us Skin Contact White Blend 2020
This is a special project spearheaded by Coly Den Haan and her partner Angelica Luna, hence the name, Between Us.
Label art is by a local female artist in LA- Hannah Kitziger
Winery- Borgo Savaian di Bastiani Stefano is a family winery with just 44 acres of indigenous varietals
Location- Located near the foothills of Colli Goriziani (3 miles west of Slovenia)
Field blend: traditional varieties from Friuli mainly pinot blanc and sauvignon blanc.
Eighteen hectares of vineyards along the side of Mount Quarin an area that is particularly suited to grape-growing, where the characteristic flysch of the Collio region encounters the first gravels of Friuli’s plains.
Grapes are destemmed and transferred to stainless steel vats, followed by 15-days fermentation on skins at 24°C.
Contact on skins lasted 90 days at an average temperature of 18°C. During maceration malolactic fermentation naturally occurs