Cielo mean sky in italian. The pelage in this sparkling wine seemed so delicate and bubbles are so many, that it seemed to have 1000s of stars of Montemaggio sky in a glass. Hence comes the vivid blue colour of the labels with constellation and stars.
During the harvest, the grapes are harvested by hand in crates and afterwards the berry by berry is selected, and everything that does not meet high quality criteria is eliminated. During the fermentation, the temperature of the must is regularly checked to preserve all the aromas and fragrances of the future wine.
After the harvest and various stages of selection, the must is fermenting at controlled temperature in order to preserve all the fruit and aromas of the future wine. After the fermentation the young wine is aged in new and aged wood. Montemaggio grows grapes with very low yields, which is an absolutely essential parameter for making quality wine.
Grape Variety: 100% Chardonnay
Growing system: Predominantly guyot
Colour: It has a pale yellow colour
Nose: floreal, fruty notes with a mineral hint
Palate: Mid Dry taste. Delicate and persistent perlage: with a pleasant freshness and persistence.
Ideal serving temperature: very chilled at 6-7 °C.
Paired with: Perfect as an aperitif, with light dishes, spicy/fried food or with deserts