Luisitto by Cantine Luchin is a macerated white wine produced in Lavagna , in the province of Genoa , in Liguria .
A very special white wine from Chardonnay grapes . Not the classic clear and drinkable conventional white , but a story of one of the most cultivated white grape varieties in the world seen from the expert and unconventional gaze of the great Riomaggiore winemaker and winemaker Walter De Battè , known for wines with a sometimes extreme character but always of great interest .
Cantine Luchin was born from the desire of a family of generations of hosts to complement their business with the production of wine . To make this desire possible, the family decided to turn to one of the greatest Ligurian oenologists , Walter De Battè . The result is unconventional wines of appeal , handcrafted by those who have cultivated a passion for food and wine for generations .
In particular, this chardonnay combines the classicism of a vine grown all over the world with an unconventional character , a curious sip that recalls a new vision of this vine .
When you improvise a spaghetti meal at your home with your closest friends , warm the atmosphere and the spirits with Luisitto of Cantine Luchin . An artisanal wine perfect for moments of conviviality .
It is a macerated white wine with a good structure , do not drink it too cold !
The must is kept in contact with the skins for about two days , then refined on its own yeasts for about six months . Before bottling, a short natural decantation takes place. Neither clarification nor filtration takes place.
The grapes used for Luisitto of Cantine Luchin are grown in Nizza Monferrato , in the province of Asti , one of the most important places for Italian wine production .
The territory of Nizza Monferrato is characterized by the presence of different types of soil : sands , sandstone , limestone , clay and silty marl .