It is a sweet white passito, produced from Riesling Renano and Incrocio Manzoni grapes grown in Raffa and Picedo, carefully selected in the vineyard and dried in ventilated attics until the first frost. The scent is broad, with clear notes of honey, dates and sultanas, in the mouth it is seductive, warm and balanced, of good complexity.
Il Dessert Wine it can be used at different service temperature possibilities, depending on the characteristics to be enhanced. The passito wines are characterized by a high alcohol content and a high degree of sugars. If you want to enhance their sweet and alcoholic component, we recommend a temperature between 14 and 18 degrees, in order to release i scents and more intense aromas. On the contrary with a lower temperature, between 10 and 14 degrees, you manage to enhance the side young and fresh of these particular wines, in order to make them less aggressive and more pleasant for all palates.
Il Dessert Wine has a very wide range of pairings, which perfectly match its flavor sugary e aromatic, as dessert e sweet dishes, to those by contrast that balance theexcessive sweetness, By savory cheese snacks. The classic combination is the one with the small pastry dry sweets, better if based on almonds, pistachio or shortbread, also perfect dried fruit tarts o candied. Excellent as an accompaniment to classic traditional desserts: the scents of this wine go perfectly with Nougat, Amaretti biscuits, Neapolitan pastries or rum baba.
Founded by Andrea Pasini in 1958 and still run in the family today, in the third generation of winemakers, Pasini San Giovanni expresses the typicality of Lake Garda in every bottle, thanks to the 36 hectares of vineyards owned, between Valtènesi and Lugana, on the Brescia coast of Lake Garda. Supported by a photovoltaic system since 2009 and by the carbon footprint assessment project, the winery and the entire company management are ever closer to achieving full sustainability. The company today has two names, one obviously linked to the Pasini family who created and always managed the company, the other linked to the local toponym where the Cascina San Giovanni stands, called San Giovanni locality and linked to the church of San Giovanni located in Palude, a hamlet of Puegnago not far from Raffa. "Wine is good if it comes from a good land ". And if the land has been delivered to us good it is our duty to leave it to those who will come after us possibly better than when we got it. Viticulture and local wine therefore, in name and in fact, as long as they represent their natural manifestation and not a spectacular forcing. Parallel to the investments in the vineyard and in the cellar, in 2009 the production of energy on its own began (thanks to the photovoltaic system on the roof of the cellar) and a long process of analysis of the production chain that culminated in 2012 led us to the certification. carbon footprint, i.e. the weight in terms of greenhouse gas emissions of the entire company production. Analyzing ourselves deeply allowed us to start eliminating some inconsiderate behaviors for the purposes of environmental impact (from fertilization with chemical elements to the use of heavy bottles) to arrive in 2014 at the official conversion to organic farming with the aim of promoting viticulture and a natural enology, because controlled in every aspect and strongly linked to the territorial balance itself. "
La Lombardy it is about 24.000 sq km, it is a very extensive territory that includes areas with completely different characteristics from each other both from the point of view of the soil and the climate. There are flat, mountainous, hilly areas and some particularities such as the very particular microclimate present in the Lake Garda, is a region that offers excellent niches from the point of view of viticulture, in fact the wines of the region have a worldwide reputation. In Valtellina the main grape varieties are the Nebbiolo, fussy and Rossola, they are all black berried. In the area ofBeyond Pavese we have the Croatina, Barbera, Bonarda, Pinot Noir, Italic Riesling, Moscati and Malvasie. The territory Franciacorta, where Lake Iseo is located, is famous for its Pinot Noir, Pinot Blanc and Chardonnay. Finally, we have the area of the Mantovani Hills with the Marzemino, Sangiovese and Groppello. In our online wine shop you can buy the finest wines of this beautiful region.