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Grillo Sauvignon Blanc

Variety

Grillo, Sauvignon Blanc

Production Area

Sicily Region - Valle del Belice

Soil

Alluvial and deep brown soils, medium texture, sandy-clay composition, high content of organic matter. Mediterranean climate.

Winemaking

Fermentation is carried out in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks for 20 days at 12-14° C.

Tasting notes

This wine has straw yellow color with light green highlights. The bouquet is full of citrus fruits like grapefruit as well as delicate orange flowers. The exotic fruits help balance out the lively acidity, giving a nice structure and finish to the wine.

Pairing

Enjoy this wine on its own or with easy fish dishes. Pair with your favorite Italian seafood pasta, International favorites like Mexican fish tacos, or pizza with fresh cheese. Serve between 10-12° C/ 50-54° F.

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18 November

Questo esotico esempio di Pinot Grigio Bio ha un bel colore giallo paglierino. Al naso è fresco e pulito, con evidenti note fruttate di pera, mela verde e pesca bianca. In bocca si ritrovano i sentori del naso, con note di agrumi e un'acidità che lo rende delicato e fragrante. 🍇🍐 🍏 🍑 This exotic example of Pinot Grigio Organic has a straw to pale gold color. The nose is fresh and clean with fruity notes made up of pear, green apple and white peaches. The palate is true to the nose with a fresh acidity, coriander and lime notes followed by a crisp finish. #whitewine #grapes #sicilia #sicily #baronemontalto #acquerello #wine #winelovers #winepassion #winery #winelife #experiencesicily

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16 November

Babbaluci = piccole lumache di terra. Il nome deriva forse dall’arabo “babush“, le scarpe da donna con la punta ricurva verso l’alto (da cui traggono il nome le pantofole di pezza, in siciliano “babbucce”). Una seconda ipotesi sull'origine del nome babbaluci è dal greco arcaico “boubalàkion“ (bufalo) a cui venivano paragonati per via delle corna 🐌☀️ Babbaluci = small earth snails. The name derives perhaps from the Arabic "babush", the women's shoes with the toe portion pointing upwards. A second hypothesis on the origin of the name Babbaluci is from the Greek archaic "boubalàkion" (buffalo) to which they were compared due to their horns #baronemontalto #experiencesicily #sicily #sicilia #siciliabedda #siciliadascoprire #winelovers #winepassion #curiosity #sayings #cultura #culture #babbaluci

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13 November

Oggi è la giornata mondiale della gentilezza, tratta gli altri come noi trattiamo le nostre uve. 🌷 🍇 🤝 --- Today is world kindness day. So please treat others as we treat our grapes. #baronemontalto #worldkindnessday #worldkindnessday2018 #kindnessmatters #bekind #experiencesicily #winelovers #winepassion #wine #sicily #experiencesicily

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29 December

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23 October

AWARDS
AWC Vienna 2016

Nero d'Avola Passivento 2015Silver

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28 July

AWARDS
Best Wine in Box 2016

Catarratto Viognier Terre Siciliane IGT

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