Back to all wines
Corte Mainente, Netrroir, Soave, 2018

Buy 12
Save £18.60

Corte Mainente, Netrroir, Soave, 2018

As it's made from a selection of Davide's best grapes across all his vineyard sites, Netrroir is only labelled as a Soave rather than a Soave Classico. The grapes are picked late for full maturity, and the wine is left on its fine lees... Read More

In Stock Now

Corte Mainente, Netrroir, Soave, 2018

ColourWhite

RegionVeneto

GrowerCorte Mainente

Grape VarietyGarganega

Vintage2018

ABV14%

Bottle75

ClosureCork

CodeMAI418

Our Rating

Dry

Dry > Sweet

Corte Mainente

Soave, Italy

We have chosen a winner to work with in Soave with young Davide Mainente.

His family own 12 hectares of vines, both near the town (the Cengelle vineyard) and in the Classico hillside sites such as Pigno and Tenda.

His wines are winning rave reviews in Italy and here (Jancis Robinson described his 2017 Cengelle on jancisrobinson.com as "Chock-full of...

Discover More Corte Mainente

Garganega

Garganega             

Garganega is a white grape variety grown widely in the Veneto region of North East Italy where it is most famous for the production of Soave.

Though it can be inoffensively neutral, it has a distinct pea-pod character, and can deliver considerable weight and character.

Discover More Garganega

Here’s the full tasting note for...

Corte Mainente, Netrroir, Soave, 2018

As it's made from a selection of Davide's best grapes across all his vineyard sites, Netrroir is only labelled as a Soave rather than a Soave Classico. The grapes are picked late for full maturity, and the wine is left on its fine lees for a year to develop complexity. Very ripe and concentrated, with such intensity of stone fruit that it tastes almost like Viognier, and it also evinces ripe melon notes. Powerful and lightly savoury: a wine for white meat - chicken or veal dishes. Now-2021

In 2019 we found a winner to work with in Soave in the shape of young Davide Mainente. His family own 12 hectares of vines, both near the town (the Cengelle vineyard) and in the Classico hillside sites such as Pigno and Tenda. His wines are winning rave reviews in Italy and here from the UK press and our customers alike. Thanks to his wish to build his sales in this country with us, they remain extremely good value.

Soave, based on the Garganega grape grown in vineyards east ofVerona, is hugely under-rated here. It's one of those wines (like Muscadet) that the supermarket buyers murdered twenty years ago, pushing the co-ops to produce so much volume from the pergola-trained (and irrigated) vines that the end result became mean and watery, albeit cheap. But true Soave, from top growers such Pieropan, Anselmi and Inama is such a delight - and Davide at Corte Mainente is challenging these luminaries.

You may also like...

Chateau de la Liquiere, Faugeres Blanc, Cuvee Cistus, 2020

Buy 12
Save £30.50

Chateau de la Liquiere, Faugeres Blanc, Cuvee Cistus, 2020
Chateau de la Liquiere, Faugeres Blanc, Cuvee Cistus, 2020

 A barrel-aged blend of 60% Roussanne, 25% Vermentino and 15% Grenache blanc. Open peach...

Our Rating

Dry > Sweet

OriginFrance

RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon

ColourWhite

ABV13.5%

Bottle75cl

CodeLIQ720

GrapeRoussanne, Vermentino & Grenache Blanc

Discover More
Fiorano, Donna Orgilla, Offida Pecorino, DOCG 2020

Buy 12
Save £24.24

Fiorano, Donna Orgilla, Offida Pecorino, DOCG 2020

Offida Pecorino is a DOCG for wines from Pecorino, an ancient grape of the southern Marche, in...

Our Rating

Dry > Sweet

OriginItaly

RegionMarche

ColourWhite

ABV13.5%

Bottle75cl

CodeFIO620

GrapePecorino

Discover More
Corte Mainente, Pigno, Soave Classico, 2020

Buy 12
Save £16.20

Corte Mainente, Pigno, Soave Classico, 2020

100% Garganega grown on red and black volcanic soils in a single vineyard in Pigno, known as...

Our Rating

Dry > Sweet

OriginItaly

RegionVeneto

ColourWhite

ABV12.5%

Bottle75cl

CodeMAI320

GrapeGarganega

Discover More
Corte Mainente, Soave, Vigna Cengelle, 2020

Buy 12
Save £13.14

Corte Mainente, Soave, Vigna Cengelle, 2020

90% Garganega (with 10% Trebbiano di Soave) from vines near the village of Soave grown on...

Our Rating

Dry > Sweet

OriginItaly

RegionVeneto

ColourWhite

ABV12.5%

Bottle75cl

CodeMAI120

GrapeGarganega

Discover More
Le Sartre, Pessac-Leognan Blanc, 2015

Buy 12
Save £30.00

Le Sartre, Pessac-Leognan Blanc, 2015

90% Sauvignon and 10% Semillon, barrel fermented and aged in a mix of new to 3 year old...

Our Rating

Dry > Sweet

OriginFrance

RegionBordeaux

ColourWhite

ABV13.5%

Bottle75cl

CodeLES115

GrapeSauvignon Semillon Blend

Discover More
Domaine Monier Perreol, St Joseph Blanc, 2019

Buy 12
Save £35.94

Domaine Monier Perreol, St Joseph Blanc, 2019

Tasted from tank, to be bottled in March. The white St Joseph is from 35 year old vines. 100%...

Our Rating

Dry > Sweet

OriginFrance

RegionRhone

ColourWhite

ABV12.5%

Bottle75cl

CodeMOP819

GrapeMarsanne

Discover More
SVS continues to provide an excellent selection of wine from many countries, a vast selection of varieties, and all at a reasonable cost. I have been a customer for over 17 years and I have always enjoyed any wine which I have purchased.

D Sharpe

Read More
Great service and wines. I have been a customer for 20 years or more and have never been disappointed.

N Poole

Read More
Stone, Vine & Sun have provided consistently excellent and interesting wine across my wine budget for over 8 years, They are an exemplary example of what a wine merchant should be: approachable and unpretentiously expert. 100% recommend you try them.

L Sewell

Read More
Our favourite wine merchant never fails to delight. Delicious wines at every price point - including a few gems below £10 in our favourites list. We’ve really enjoyed the sun case as an easy way to be introduced to new wines which we’ve then reordered. Friendly informative service completes the package.

E Howard

Read More
Friendly helpful people selling good quality interesting wines from many countries and at competitive prices. Wines you will NOT find in the supermarket! Free local delivery has been a boon during lockdown. What's not to love about SVS???

G Reynolds

Read More
Absolutely loving the sun case, what a great way to be introduced to new wines.

E. Howard

Read More
More Reviews
Close

We use cookies to provide the best possible browsing experience.

If you continue without changing your settings we'll assume you're happy to receive our cookies.

However, if you would like to you can change this at any time by changing your browser settings, find out more by clicking here.Okay. I got it.