“Cayega is the present and future of Tenuta Carretta: this wine is balanced and complex, with great structure and long persistence. It is perfect for any occasion and represents a great interpretation of the potential of the area’s symbolic variety.”
Winery: Tenuta Carretta
Wine: Roero Arneis Cayega
Grape variety: Arneis
Region/region: Roero (Piedmont)
Type: Dry white wine
Soil: Chalky and sandy
Serving temperature: 14-16° C
Lay-up potential: No data available
The Cayega’s grapes are hand-picked and then aged in stainless steel tanks for 6 months. The time the wine spends in contact with the skins depends on the quality of the harvest.
The Roero Arneis Cayega has a golden yellow color with green reflections.
In the nose there are aromas of pear, peach & flint.
In the mouth it is balanced and complex, with great structure and long persistence with notes of citrus.
Aperitif, starters, blue fish, shellfish, pasta and risotto.