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Ronco del Gelso Latimis, Isonzo del Friuli

FOOD & WINE Wine Club Ronco del Gelso Latimis, Isonzo del Friuli FOOD & WINE Wine Club Ronco del Gelso Latimis, Isonzo del Friuli
Winery Ronco del Gelso
Grape Friulano
Year 2012
Country Italy
Appellation Friuli-Venezia Giulia

$30.00 per bottle

Member Price: $27.00

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This complex Friulian white combines four grape varieties to create a silky, vivid and gorgeously aromatic blend.
What You Need To Know
Tucked into Italy’s northeast corner, next to Austria and Slovenia, the tiny Friuli region is a treasure trove of minerally white wines. Its signature variety is Friulano, a grape that’s related to Sauvignon Blanc and produces tangy, dry whites with herb and pear notes. In this Friulano-based blend from the acclaimed Ronca del Gelso estate, owner-winemaker Giorgio Badin adds body to the wine with the addition of Pinot Blanc and boosts its aromas with dashes of two ultra-fragrant grapes, Riesling and Gewürtztraminer (known locally as Traminer Aromatico). Badin’s family farmed livestock for four generations before he converted their farm to grapes in the 1980s. It was a good move: Badin’s wines compete with the region’s best.
Smell It
Smell It
Floral-inflected pear and acacia notes.
Taste It
Taste It
Rich, minerallly apple and citrus flavors.
Serve It
Serve It
Pair It
Pair It
Mild fish, shellfish, veal and pork dishes, especially with creamy or herby sauces.