Grape: Croatina 75%, other 15%.
Yearly production: 1600 bottles.
Colour: Intense tonality of the soft rose’.
Aroma: Clear and intense aroma of wild strawberry with a hint of orange zest, honey, and vanilla.
Taste: Medium body, sweet but with very good acidity to offset. Harmonious and persistent.
Behind the label: Between mistic and profane, Ottavo Giorno is referred to as the days needed by the owner to create it. As God took 7 days to create the world, Enrico Sgorbati took one more to create this unique wine.
Ottavo Giorno has been also certified by Pope Francesco as a mass wine, have a sip and it will clear your sin.
Producer: Torre Fornello, read the winemaker interview here.