Tenuta Maccan

Tenuta Maccan Pinot Grigio Ramato, Friuli Grave DOC, Italy

Regular price $18.99

  Fine and elegant with sharp aromas and persistent floral notes. White fruit explodes on the palate with distinct freshness. Crisp, bright and lingering character make this a perfect example
of Pinot Grigio. The designation "Ramato" refers to the rich, copper color of the wine that comes from skin contact. Ramato also means you are drinking a rich, traditional Pinot Grigio that is unique to Friuli.

VARIETY

100% Pinot Grigio

TERROIR

Limestone and clay.  Farming is Certified Sustainable.

WINEMAKING

Winemaker: Giovanni Ruzzene

48 hours cold skin contact maceration, fermentation at controlled temperature, maturation in steel tanks for several months, 7 months on the lees.

PRODUCTION

825 cases

VARIETAL NOTES

   Pinot Grigio has become so ubiquitous and most usually served over-chilled it frequently earns a "Seinfeld" inspired "yada-yada."
   Detail-oriented wine drinkers will realize the unique character of this Pinot Grigio when served at its ultimate best temperature of 46-60 degrees F. In this range, the full spectrum of aromas and flavors emerge. The result is bright, crisp wine that is truly expressive of it native Friuli.

FOOD PAIRING

Appetizers indeed! A variety of cheese from soft and decadent Brie to hard cheeses with a hint of salt. A natural companion to virtually any mild, white fish.