Vittorio 'Gianni' Capovilla is world-renowned as one of the best, if not the best, distiller in the world, in particular for his passion: fruit distillates, rums and grappa.
Capovilla defines its delicious grappa as the noble expression of a "poor" product.
The Pera Williams distillate is a fruit and pear distillate obtained by double-passage distillation in small bain-marie copper alembics.
Vittorio has made the excellence of the raw material and the purity of the distillates its true reason for living.
The Pere Williams distillery from Capovilla is soft, intense and powerful, obtained from top quality South Tyrolean pears,
These are high quality pears, with a sweet taste, an intense aroma and a firm and crunchy pulp grown in Trentino Alto Adige near Bolzano.
Vittorio Capovilla selects only the best Williams pears from Trentino.
The pears are de-stemmed and fermented as is done with red wines, at the end of fermentation the whole fermented must is distilled.
This pear distillate is colorless, limpid and crystalline.
The Capovilla distillate of Pera Williams obtained is full of aromas, perfumes and in the mouth is an explosion of sweetness.
The product rests at least 2 years in stainless steel tanks.
It is then bottled, diluted with spring water and brought to 41% vol. without added sugar, flavorings or other.
Beautiful design of the bottle of the distillate ... polished and sealed by hand, brings to mind an atmosphere that tastes like home. Equipped with a hand-written label, the bottle tells its story, proud of its history: to be specified are, in fact, the type of fruit that forms its soul, the year of the harvest that gives the characteristics and the number of the bottle that underlines its uniqueness.
Aromas: The nose reveals intense, pleasing, refined and elegant aromas
Taste: In the mouth it is powerful. The flavors are those delicious taste of ripe and fresh pears with excellent correspondence to the nose, pleasant softness, very balanced.